James Ness Michael Lewis Nathalie Harris Sarah Grant David Agostini Erich Breuer Yue-Ying Tan Changyeob Lee Carlos Parraga-Botero Luis Miguel Samanez Thomas Glover Simon Winters Kaijun Wang Isobel Bracegirdle Cong Wang Francis Lam Steven Howson Linus Cheng Ayesha Kapila Luis Sacristan Francis McCloskey Kelin Yue Sofia Amodio Deyan Saev Scott Winchester Lisa Finlay Ruth Mellor Ville Saarikoski Victoria Dong Zora Redl Adriana Cabello Plasencia Laura Hoggan Montana Mae Feiger Mat Cash Teodor Cozma Leo Cheung Nilufer Kocabas Olivia Reid Laurence Dudeney Ana Diez Lopez May Tang Freddie Lomas Alberto Dominguez Karen Nicolao Luke Squires Katerina Joannides Leah Nichols Andy McConachie Lily Ann Galt Mcloughlin Tamsin Green Craig Miller Lizzie Cooper Matilda Williams Ariadna Lopez Rodriguez Nicolas Leguina Hannah Parker Willem Kok Nicolas Ombres Wendy Williams Uwe Frohmader Sarunas Nekrosius Paz Horn-Robinson Patricia Lavender Kao Onishi Elliot Jefferies Mira Oktay Nick Ling Alex Murarescu Sonila Kadillari Leonardo Colucci Kaowen Ho Ka Yu Chan Pablo Zamorano Liz Betterton Harriet Ridout Luke Plumbley Eliot Postma Wang Fung Chan Sabeena Bagol Pola Gottesman Ian Ng Dirce Medina Pat Casey Lu Xia Andre Kong German de la Torre Andrea Piazza Alyaa Azhar James Hepper Irene Mennini Thomas Impiglia Hilary Moir Kim Megson Alfonso Monedero Consuelo Manna Will Hicks Stuart Wood Almudena Rodriguez Osbert So Neil Hubbard Emma Reid Francis Ng Raquel Diniz Charlotte Bovis Nadia Wikborg Andre Ford Anjie Gu Keti Carapuli Wendy Smith Michael Kloihofer Jeff Powers Peter Romvári Stuart Macalister Annie Croll Marta Wasenczuk Cassandra Tsolakis Francesco Cavaliere Jakeline Londono Calum Campbell Victoria Gill Phillip Hall-Patch Gabriel Sanchiz Anca Trestian Leon Rowan Manuel Ramos Kong Hoang Stepan Martinovsky Charlotte McCarthy Shah Gul Etienne de Vadder Paul Brooke Liam Gallagher Ray Torbellin Alex Dickie Jakob Lund Edgar Zandberg Silena Patsalidou Ondřej Tichý Gayle Mault Ollie James Kacper Chmielewski Pallavi Kumar Joe Brennan Liz Middleton Skye Yuxi Sun Adam West Dewi Uridge Ian Saunders Tracy Shum Christopher McAnneny Alexandra Fioux Joanna Penneycard Ross Gribben Julian Saul Carlos Parraga-Botero Laurens Jacobs Latifa Yasmin Lee Ricardo Sosa Mejia Vito Sugianto Takashi Tsurumaki Catherine Jones Thomas Heatherwick Saige Knowles Fabian Hubner Gemma Pretorius Alex Forward Tilly Symonds Phoebe Hodgkins Edward Sherring Darya Mortazavi Elisa Simonetti Jenine Noble Philipp Nedomlel Simon Ng Kypros Kyprou James Stirrat Silvia Rueda Cuellar Barbara Lavickova Lorenzo Pellegrini Angel Tenorio Ilias Oikonomakis Marcus Hawk Hannah Steenson Kelli Fontana John Minford Charlie Kentish Marco Mazzotta Paul Westwood Kyriakos Chatziparaskevas Jonathan Curtis Adrienne Lau Grace Chung José Luís De Melo Cadilhe Wendy Lee Conor Paul

James Ness

Michael Lewis

Nathalie Harris

Sarah Grant

David Agostini

Erich Breuer

Yue-Ying Tan

Changyeob Lee

Carlos Parraga-Botero

Luis Miguel Samanez

Thomas Glover

Simon Winters

Kaijun Wang

Isobel Bracegirdle

Cong Wang

Francis Lam

Steven Howson

Linus Cheng

Ayesha Kapila

Luis Sacristan

Francis McCloskey

Kelin Yue

Sofia Amodio

Deyan Saev

Scott Winchester

Lisa Finlay

Lisa Finlay joined Heatherwick Studio in 2011. As a Partner and Group Leader she is overseeing a series of projects including 1000 Trees, a 3 million sqft, mixed-use development next to Shanghai’s art district, the M50. The project is currently under construction and includes retail, workspace, a hotel, parkland and the conservation of four historic buildings which have been integrated into the development. 

Coal Drops Yard, a new retail quarter and public space in Kings Cross, London was also under Lisa’s supervision. She worked closely with the developer, heritage bodies and stakeholders to introduce a curving roof to stitch the historic coal drops buildings together – creating a third storey of retail and unifying heart to the site. The project opened in October 2018.

Lisa founded 7N architecture practice in Edinburgh in 2009. Here she delivered two award winning projects in social housing and public realm, whilst leading large scale cultural-led regeneration projects for Scottish Enterprise, British Waterways and the Glasgow Canal Regeneration Partnership.

Group Leadership

In 2015 the studio created the role of Group Leader to support the growth in scale and number of its projects. Working with Thomas Heatherwick, Group Leaders are responsible for leading all aspects of a portfolio of projects from concept development through to delivery. They are also part of the studio’s senior management group, guiding business strategy, planning and process.

Ruth Mellor

Ville Saarikoski

Victoria Dong

Zora Redl

Adriana Cabello Plasencia

Laura Hoggan

Montana Mae Feiger

Mat Cash

Since joining Heatherwick Studio in 2006, Mat has been responsible for some of the studio’s largest and most important projects. These include Zeitz MOCAA in Cape Town – an acclaimed re-invention of an historic grain silo into a major cultural institution; and Pacific Place – a 650,000 sqm mixed-use development in Hong Kong.

He has led teams undertaking major masterplanning, strategic thinking and placemaking in Royal Docks, Earls Court and Covent Garden in London, as well as in Hong Kong and New York.

As a Partner and Group Leader Mat currently oversees a wide portfolio of projects that span Europe, North America, Africa and Asia. These include Pier55, a new public park and performance space in the Hudson River in New York City; EDEN, a major new residential tower in Singapore; a Maggie’s Cancer Care centre in Leeds; as well as a kinetic glasshouse for Woolbeding Gardens in West Sussex.

Group Leadership

In 2015 the studio created the role of Group Leader to support the growth in scale and number of its projects. Working with Thomas Heatherwick, Group Leaders are responsible for leading all aspects of a portfolio of projects from concept development through to delivery. They are also part of the studio’s senior management group, guiding business strategy, planning and process.

Teodor Cozma

Leo Cheung

Nilufer Kocabas

Olivia Reid

Laurence Dudeney

Ana Diez Lopez

May Tang

Freddie Lomas

Alberto Dominguez

Karen Nicolao

Luke Squires

Katerina Joannides

Leah Nichols

Andy McConachie

Lily Ann Galt Mcloughlin

Tamsin Green

Craig Miller

Lizzie Cooper

Matilda Williams

Ariadna Lopez Rodriguez

Nicolas Leguina

Hannah Parker

Willem Kok

Nicolas Ombres

Wendy Williams

Uwe Frohmader

Sarunas Nekrosius

Paz Horn-Robinson

Patricia Lavender

Kao Onishi

Elliot Jefferies

Mira Oktay

Nick Ling

Alex Murarescu

Sonila Kadillari

Leonardo Colucci

Kaowen Ho

Ka Yu Chan

Pablo Zamorano

Liz Betterton

Harriet Ridout

Luke Plumbley

Eliot Postma

Eliot Postma joined Heatherwick Studio in 2010. As a Partner and Group Leader he is overseeing all aspects of the new Google campus in Mountain View, California, as well as the redesign of historic exhibition centre Olympia London in the UK. 

Eliot has worked on a range of the studios projects including the Bund Finance centre in Shanghai and Bateau, a river boat in France. He was also Project Leader on the Bombay Sapphire Distillery at Laverstoke Mill in Hampshire. The project involved the restoration of 18th Century Grade II listed buildings, the addition of two custom glasshouses, significant master planning and landscape design. The distillery opened in 2014 and was awarded BREEAM ‘Outstanding’ for sustainability.

Eliot worked previously at Fosters + Partners where he was involved with projects including a masterplan for Sydney Harbour, residential complex in Hong Kong and Commercial tower scheme in Moscow.

Group Leadership

In 2015 the studio created the role of Group Leader to support the growth in scale and number of its projects. Working with Thomas Heatherwick, Group Leaders are responsible for leading all aspects of a portfolio of projects from concept development through to delivery. They are also part of the studio’s senior management group, guiding business strategy, planning and process.

Wang Fung Chan

Sabeena Bagol

Pola Gottesman

Ian Ng

Dirce Medina

Pat Casey

Lu Xia

Andre Kong

German de la Torre

Andrea Piazza

Alyaa Azhar

James Hepper

Irene Mennini

Thomas Impiglia

Hilary Moir

Kim Megson

Alfonso Monedero

Consuelo Manna

Will Hicks

Stuart Wood

A Partner and Group Leader, Stuart Wood joined Heatherwick Studio in 2002 making him the longest serving member of the design and leadership team. With a background in Industrial Design, Stuart has led the broadest range of projects and some of the most iconic for the studio. These include Vessel, the centrepiece for Hudson Yards, in Manhattan’s West Side, the award-winning UK Pavilion for the 2010 Shanghai World, Transport for London’s 1000 New Routemaster bus fleet and the design phases of Google’s two new 1 million+ sqft headquarters in California, now in construction.

He has lead projects of all scales and typologies from experimental furniture to strategic city planning. With a clear focus on innovation and technology’s impact on future city design, Stuart leads a diverse portfolio of projects around the world including the U.K., United States, Canada, Singapore and Europe. These include a new 1 million sqft new home for Google in King’s Cross, London in partnership with BIG. 

Elsewhere his group is delivering a 110m ice-breaking exploration vessel, a masterplan study for adaptable cities and the competition-winning design of a new terminal at Singapore’s Changi Airport in collaboration with KPF.

Group Leadership

In 2015 the studio created the role of Group Leader to support the growth in scale and number of its projects. Working with Thomas Heatherwick, Group Leaders are responsible for leading all aspects of a portfolio of projects from concept development through to delivery. They are also part of the studio’s senior management group, guiding business strategy, planning and process.

Almudena Rodriguez

Osbert So

Neil Hubbard

Neil is a Partner and Group Leader who joined the studio in 2005 and has proven himself instrumental in delivering innovative designs on numerous high-profile projects. 

He played a pivotal role in the 650,000sqm, £120 million transformation of Pacific Place, a prestigious retail centre in Hong Kong, deploying creative design solutions throughout the scheme. In 2010, Neil led the successful delivery of the new Routemaster bus. This iconic vehicle was transformed through the design of a cohesive collection of interior details and windows, offering a 360-degree view of the city. In 2012, Neil led the concept design of Pier55, a new public park and performance space in the Hudson River in New York City. He also led the design delivery of all of the studio’s international exhibitions.

Currently, Neil is looking after a six-hectare mixed-used development in the centre of Tokyo, Japan, and the design of a new cultural institution, amongst other projects.

Group Leadership

In 2015 the studio created the role of Group Leader to support the growth in scale and number of its projects. Working with Thomas Heatherwick, Group Leaders are responsible for leading all aspects of a portfolio of projects from concept development through to delivery. They are also part of the studio’s senior management group, guiding business strategy, planning and process.

Emma Reid

Francis Ng

Raquel Diniz

Charlotte Bovis

Nadia Wikborg

Andre Ford

Anjie Gu

Keti Carapuli

Wendy Smith

Michael Kloihofer

Jeff Powers

Peter Romvári

Stuart Macalister

Annie Croll

Marta Wasenczuk

Cassandra Tsolakis

Francesco Cavaliere

Jakeline Londono

Calum Campbell

Victoria Gill

Phillip Hall-Patch

Gabriel Sanchiz

Anca Trestian

Leon Rowan

Manuel Ramos

Kong Hoang

Stepan Martinovsky

Charlotte McCarthy

Shah Gul

Etienne de Vadder

Paul Brooke

Liam Gallagher

Ray Torbellin

Alex Dickie

Jakob Lund

Edgar Zandberg

Silena Patsalidou

Ondřej Tichý

Gayle Mault

Ollie James

Kacper Chmielewski

Pallavi Kumar

Joe Brennan

Liz Middleton

Skye Yuxi Sun

Adam West

Dewi Uridge

Ian Saunders

Tracy Shum

Christopher McAnneny

Alexandra Fioux

Joanna Penneycard

Ross Gribben

Julian Saul

Carlos Parraga-Botero

Laurens Jacobs

Latifa Yasmin Lee

Ricardo Sosa Mejia

Vito Sugianto

Takashi Tsurumaki

Catherine Jones

Thomas Heatherwick

Founder and Design Director

Thomas Heatherwick is a British designer whose prolific and varied work over two decades is characterised by its ingenuity, inventiveness and originality. Defying the conventional classification of design disciplines, Thomas founded Heatherwick studio in 1994 to bring the practices of design, architecture and urban planning together in a single workspace.

Thomas leads the design of all Heatherwick Studio projects, working in collaboration with a team of 200 highly-skilled architects, designers, and makers. Thomas’ unusual approach applies artistic thinking to the needs of each project, resulting in some of the most acclaimed designs of our time. Based in London, Heatherwick studio is currently working in four continents on projects valued at over £2 billion.

Following the success of the UK Pavilion for the Shanghai World Expo in 2010, Heatherwick studio has gone on to win exciting design briefs including the Learning Hub at Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University, the new Google campuses in London and California in collaboration with BIG, and a new terminal for Singapore’s Changi Airport in partnership with KPF. Thomas has been appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire, a Royal Academician and in 2004 became the youngest Royal Designer for Industry.

Saige Knowles

Fabian Hubner

Gemma Pretorius

Alex Forward

Tilly Symonds

Phoebe Hodgkins

Edward Sherring

Darya Mortazavi

Elisa Simonetti

Jenine Noble

Philipp Nedomlel

Simon Ng

Kypros Kyprou

James Stirrat

Silvia Rueda Cuellar

Barbara Lavickova

Lorenzo Pellegrini

Angel Tenorio

Ilias Oikonomakis

Marcus Hawk

Hannah Steenson

Kelli Fontana

John Minford

Charlie Kentish

Marco Mazzotta

Paul Westwood

Kyriakos Chatziparaskevas

Jonathan Curtis

Adrienne Lau

Grace Chung

José Luís De Melo Cadilhe

Wendy Lee

Conor Paul