We place great emphasis on the ethics of team work and encourage career progression and responsibility. Buildings are not produced by individuals but by the ‘practice’, so we work together for the benefit of all.
Colin Veitch Founding Director
Colin Veitch is a founding Director of GRID and has been at
the forefront of city centre regeneration and residential developments for over
20 years. He is a specialist in residential masterplanning and design. Colin
was project architect for Brewery Square in Clerkenwell, which won several
awards and is still considered as one of the best high-density residential
schemes in London. Other important successes include a 30-acre development in
Dartford. Large and complex sites benefit from Colin’s design experience, where
strategic analysis is key to success.
Laurence Osborn Founding Director
Laurence is a founding Director of GRID architects and leads
the city centre and tall buildings portfolio which includes; 100 Avenue Road,
Belvedere Gardens and 10 George Street. Laurence has significant knowledge of
the Build to Rent sector and his experience of complex projects, in the UK and
Australia proves vital in the design and delivery of future-proof residential
typologies. Laurence currently sits on the RIBA Housing Committee, guest tutors
at Sheffield University and is a member of the London Urban Design Panel.
Mukesh Patel Director
Mukesh joined GRID in early 2011 and has worked on several schemes that involve
high levels of complexity; ranging from student residences and hotels to residential
projects. He has been central to successful outcomes at the Westminster’s Magistrates
Court on Horseferry Road for Barratt and the early phases of Shell Centre for
Canary Wharf. Most recently, Mukesh efficiently delivered 475 dwelling Emerald
Gardens for Quintain at Wembley Park, his role also includes the management and
deployment of BIM.
Ilaria Ferraboli Head of Interiors
Ilaria has vast experience in high-end residential projects,
BtR and workplace interiors and leads the interior design at GRIDinside.
Her role involves developing interior design concepts, layouts and materials
selection. Ilaria was responsible for the interior design concepts at Theatre
Square and the largest single BtR development in the UK, Dolphin Square which
contains 1100 apartments, gym, spa, restaurant and lobby – throughout, modern
design flair is combined with a sensitive response to heritage.
Jeremy Williamson Project Director
Jeremy Williamson joined the practice in 2014 and has over
20 years of experience in prime residential, commercial and hotel developments.
Jeremy currently leads on GRID’s apart-hotel scheme in Canary Wharf following
his successful delivery of The Residence in Nine Elms, a 520-unit scheme for Bellway
Homes. Jeremy is currently working on the Brentford Lock West redevelopment. Jeremy
also provides design and technical support on other projects within the office.
Stefan Busher Senior Associate
Stefan Busher has worked in practice for over 20 years at a
range of scales and in varied sectors including residential, education, office,
aviation and healthcare. Stefan was Associate for The Residence in Nine Elms, a
520 dwelling development which includes both commercial and community uses. He
also worked on the landmark project, Belvedere Gardens on Southbank Place. Consisting
of 97 high-end dwellings. Stefan’s expertise and BREEAM qualifications mean he plays
a key role in the GRID technical team.
Christina Xypolia Architect
Bevis Martin Architectural Assistant
Emily Lang Associate
Bryan Ledger Associate
Christina Moss Office Manager
Carl Young Architectural Assistant
Johanna Sopher-Torres Architect
Ewan Barker Associate
Pawel Pstrokonski Architectural Assistant
Gabriela Ungureanu Architect
Jordan Young Architectural Visualiser and Graphics