Joe Brennan Brisa Chander Nicolas Ombres Ben Pearce Alex Forward Andrew Bigwood Ally Oberrotman Dylan Perera Thomas Heatherwick Paul Westwood James Hepper Philipp Nedomlel James Dowling Etienne de Vadder German de la Torre Montana Mae Feiger Karen Nicolao Luis Sacristan Jordan Bailiff Wendy Lee Giuliano Pairone Hannah Young Dirce Medina Fabian Hubner Pola Gottesman Andy McConachie Ross Gribben Michael Kloihofer Nadia Wikborg Marco Mazzotta Jenine Noble Lorenzo Pellegrini Marko Koops Pallavi Kumar Amaia Diaz Simon Ng Harriet Ridout Stefano Baroffio Simon Winters Adriana Cabello Plasencia Alberto Dominguez Charlie Kentish Lisa Finlay Kypros Kyprou Emma Reid Raquel Diniz Peter Romvári Sofia Amodio Mikel Beaumont Tamsin Green Charlotte Hodges Erich Breuer Silena Patsalidou Freddie Lomas Elisa Simonetti Hilary Moir Edgar Zandberg Jonathan Curtis Joanna Penneycard Cong Wang Nick Ling Uwe Frohmader Amy Stein Luis Miguel Samanez Tracy Shum May Tang Gabriel Sanchiz Tilly Symonds Eliot Postma Kao Onishi Tereza Safarikova Alice Aleksandrovits Kaowen Ho Stepan Martinovsky Manuel Ramos Ville Saarikoski Liz Betterton Ezgi Terzioglu Teodor Cozma Ondřej Tichý Luke Squires Jakeline Londono Valentina Occhini Sinéad Morgan Meera Yadave Hannah Parker Bori Kovacs Francis Lam Emma Wright Will Hicks Angel Tenorio Carlos Parraga-Botero Anjie Gu Kelin Yue Elliot Jefferies Ariadna Lopez Rodriguez David Agostini Skye Yuxi Sun Leonardo Colucci Charlotte Bovis Alfonso Monedero Calum Campbell Yuxiang Cao Kyriakos Chatziparaskevas Ray Torbellin Stuart Macalister Michael Lewis Ayumi Konishi Fanos Katsaris Lizzie Cooper Keti Carapuli Andre Ford Francis Ng Chloe Lamb Andre Kong Kim Megson James Tomkins Catherine Jones Ayesha Kapila Anjie Gu Luke Plumbley Francis Henderson Aaron Cattani Aysha Zahid Brandon Whitwell-Mak Claudia Orsetti Phillip Hall-Patch Changyeob Lee Ruth Mellor Katerina Joannides Ahad Sheikh Francis McCloskey Chen Zhan Nicolas Leguina Pippa Murphy Ning Loh José Luís De Melo Cadilhe Ricardo Sosa Mejia Lu Xia Rebeca Ramos Julian Saul Laurence Dudeney Tryfon Foteinopoulos Marta Wasenczuk Pablo Zamorano Stuart Wood Leo Cheung Miguel Alonso Rodriguez Pawel Jaskulski Cassandra Tsolakis James Ness Paul Brooke Juan Oyarbide Matthijs la Roi Ben Dudek Arturo Revilla Ilias Oikonomakis Irene Mennini Marcus Hawk Mat Cash Linus Cheng Thomas Glover Jason Day Annie Croll Gayle Mault Osbert So John Minford Craig Miller Jeff Powers Jokin Astorkia Silvia Rueda Cuellar Ken Sheppard Liz Middleton Stevie Mackinnon-Smith Alex Dickie Christopher McAnneny Almudena Rodriguez Gabriel Piovanetti Barbara Lavickova Linus Cheng Deyan Saev Alex Murarescu Takashi Tsurumaki Hayley Henry Willem Kok Chioma Ndeze Nilufer Kocabas Adrienne Lau Wendy Smith Ana Diez Lopez Benoit Hauviller Aziz Hoque Consuelo Manna Steven Howson Konrad Frankowski Ian Ng Thomas Impiglia Andrea Piazza Anca Trestian Jordan Bailliff Sabeena Bagol Sonila Kadillari Jakob Lund Charlotte McCarthy Laurens Jacobs Maxim Goldau Grace Chung Carlos Parraga-Botero Dani Rossello Diez Shah Gul Neil Hubbard Jonathan Haycox Akari Takebayashi Kacper Chmielewski Paco Rojas Rivadulla Wang Fung Chan Isobel Bracegirdle Francesco Cavaliere Hannah Steenson Ángela Bailén López Pat Casey

Joe Brennan

Brisa Chander

Nicolas Ombres

Ben Pearce

Alex Forward

Andrew Bigwood

Ally Oberrotman

Dylan Perera

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, and the new Google campus in Silicon Valley. 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.

Paul Westwood

James Hepper

Philipp Nedomlel

James Dowling

Etienne de Vadder

German de la Torre

Montana Mae Feiger

Karen Nicolao

Luis Sacristan

Jordan Bailiff

Wendy Lee

Giuliano Pairone

Hannah Young

Dirce Medina

Fabian Hubner

Pola Gottesman

Andy McConachie

Ross Gribben

Michael Kloihofer

Nadia Wikborg

Marco Mazzotta

Jenine Noble

Lorenzo Pellegrini

Marko Koops

Pallavi Kumar

Amaia Diaz

Simon Ng

Harriet Ridout

Stefano Baroffio

Simon Winters

Adriana Cabello Plasencia

Alberto Dominguez

Charlie Kentish

Lisa Finlay

Lisa Finlay joined Heatherwick Studio in 2011. As 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 includes retail, workspace, a hotel, parkland and the conservation of four historic buildings which have been integrated into the development. The first phase is under construction; due for completion in 2018.

Coal Drops Yard, a new retail quarter and public space in Kings Cross, London is 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 is currently under construction and due for completion in 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.

Kypros Kyprou

Emma Reid

Raquel Diniz

Peter Romvári

Sofia Amodio

Mikel Beaumont

Tamsin Green

Charlotte Hodges

Erich Breuer

Silena Patsalidou

Freddie Lomas

Elisa Simonetti

Hilary Moir

Edgar Zandberg

Jonathan Curtis

Joanna Penneycard

Cong Wang

Nick Ling

Uwe Frohmader

Amy Stein

Luis Miguel Samanez

Tracy Shum

May Tang

Gabriel Sanchiz

Tilly Symonds

Eliot Postma

Eliot Postma joined Heatherwick Studio in 2010. As Group Leader he is overseeing all aspects of the new Google campus in Mountain View, California, as well as other projects 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.

Kao Onishi

Tereza Safarikova

Alice Aleksandrovits

Kaowen Ho

Stepan Martinovsky

Manuel Ramos

Ville Saarikoski

Liz Betterton

Ezgi Terzioglu

Teodor Cozma

Ondřej Tichý

Luke Squires

Jakeline Londono

Valentina Occhini

Sinéad Morgan

Meera Yadave

Hannah Parker

Bori Kovacs

Francis Lam

Emma Wright

Business Developer Administrator

Will Hicks

Angel Tenorio

Carlos Parraga-Botero

Anjie Gu

Kelin Yue

Elliot Jefferies

Ariadna Lopez Rodriguez

David Agostini

Skye Yuxi Sun

Leonardo Colucci

Charlotte Bovis

Alfonso Monedero

Calum Campbell

Yuxiang Cao

Kyriakos Chatziparaskevas

Ray Torbellin

Stuart Macalister

Michael Lewis

Ayumi Konishi

Fanos Katsaris

Lizzie Cooper

Keti Carapuli

Andre Ford

Francis Ng

Chloe Lamb

Studio Director

Andre Kong

Kim Megson

James Tomkins

Catherine Jones

Ayesha Kapila

Anjie Gu

Luke Plumbley

Francis Henderson

Aaron Cattani

Aysha Zahid

Brandon Whitwell-Mak

Claudia Orsetti

Phillip Hall-Patch

Changyeob Lee

Ruth Mellor

Katerina Joannides

Ahad Sheikh

Francis McCloskey

Chen Zhan

Nicolas Leguina

Pippa Murphy

Ning Loh

José Luís De Melo Cadilhe

Ricardo Sosa Mejia

Lu Xia

Rebeca Ramos

Julian Saul

Laurence Dudeney

Tryfon Foteinopoulos

Marta Wasenczuk

Pablo Zamorano

Stuart Wood

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 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, Singapore and Europe. These currently include the centrepiece for Hudson Yards, in Manhattan’s West Side and in London, a 1 million sqft new home for Google in King’s Cross.

Elsewhere his group is delivering a 110m ice-breaking exploration vessel, a masterplan study for adaptable cities and the competition to design Singapore’s new multi-billion dollar airport terminal at Changi.

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.

Leo Cheung

Miguel Alonso Rodriguez

Pawel Jaskulski

Cassandra Tsolakis

James Ness

Paul Brooke

Juan Oyarbide

Matthijs la Roi

Ben Dudek

Arturo Revilla

Ilias Oikonomakis

Irene Mennini

Marcus Hawk

Mat Cash

Since joining Heatherwick Studio in 2006, Mat has been responsible for some of the studios largest and most important projects. These include Pacific Place a 650,000 sqm mixed use development in Hong Kong; a new public park and leisure destination in Abu Dhabi, the competition winning design for 1 million sqm mixed use development in Leeds and a biofuel power station on Teesside.

He has led teams undertaking major master planning, strategic thinking and place making in Royal Docks, Earls Court and Covent Garden in London as well as Taikoo place in Hong Kong and Penn Station and Pier55 in New York.

As Group Leader Mat currently oversees a portfolio of projects that spans the UK, Japan, Singapore, South Africa and the United States. These include Zeitz MOCAA the re-invention of an historic grain silo in Cape Town into a major cultural institution; a major new residential tower in Singapore; Maggie’s Cancer Care centre in Leeds; as well as a large scale mixed use urban development in the heart of Tokyo.

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.

Linus Cheng

Thomas Glover

Jason Day

Annie Croll

Gayle Mault

Osbert So

John Minford

Craig Miller

Jeff Powers

Jokin Astorkia

Silvia Rueda Cuellar

Ken Sheppard

Liz Middleton

Stevie Mackinnon-Smith

Alex Dickie

Christopher McAnneny

Almudena Rodriguez

Gabriel Piovanetti

Barbara Lavickova

Linus Cheng

Deyan Saev

Alex Murarescu

Takashi Tsurumaki

Hayley Henry

Willem Kok

Chioma Ndeze

Nilufer Kocabas

Adrienne Lau

Wendy Smith

Ana Diez Lopez

Benoit Hauviller

Aziz Hoque

Consuelo Manna

Steven Howson

Konrad Frankowski

Ian Ng

Thomas Impiglia

Andrea Piazza

Anca Trestian

Jordan Bailliff

Sabeena Bagol

Sonila Kadillari

Jakob Lund

Charlotte McCarthy

Laurens Jacobs

Maxim Goldau

Grace Chung

Carlos Parraga-Botero

Dani Rossello Diez

Dani joined Heatherwick Studio in 2016 having worked as an associate partner of the architecture practice Legorreta+Legorreta in Mexico. As Group Leader at the studio, Dani is overseeing a range projects including the Bund Finance Centre, a new mixed-use development designed in collaboration with Fosters + Partners. The project will open in 2017.

Whilst at Legorreta+Legorreta, Dani worked on large-scale projects including the competition for a new airport at Mexico City in partnership with Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, the Highland Hall Dorms at Stanford University and a Four Seasons Resort in Mexico.

From 1997 – 2013 Dani was Director of Enric Miralles – Benedetta Tagliabue Architects (EMBT). Here he worked award winning projects including the Zhang Daqian Museum in Neijiang, China – awarded 2011 Building of the Year at WAF, and a campus for the University of Vigo in Spain (FAD AWARD 2000). Dani has also worked on notable landscaping projects in Spain including the Angel Pestana square in Barcelona and the Ricard Vinyes public square in Lleida.

Dani has taught at Columbia University GSAPP, Harvard GSD, Tec de Monterrey, the University of South California, La Salle and the Enric Miralles Foundation.

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.

Shah Gul

Neil Hubbard

Since joining the studio in 2005, Neil has proven instrumental in delivering innovative designs on numerous high-profile projects. He became a Group Leader in 2018, recognising his significant contribution to the studio.

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.

Jonathan Haycox

Akari Takebayashi

Kacper Chmielewski

Paco Rojas Rivadulla

Wang Fung Chan

Isobel Bracegirdle

Francesco Cavaliere

Hannah Steenson

Ángela Bailén López

Pat Casey