People

At Reddy Architecture + Urbanism we see ourselves as problem-solvers and curators of design, seeking out the right solution to each and every challenge. We approach each project with a clear ambition to improve the way people experience their lives. Our highly qualified team brings a wealth of expertise to every project in every sector, always working collaboratively to produce great work within the public environment.

We have a diverse and ambitious group of colleagues who work collaboratively across their teams and offices. We are proud of our team and work hard to nurture people in their careers. Our team stays with us and often grows within the firm to develop into well rounded architects with a high standing in their workplace and with our clients.

Reddy Architecture + Urbanism have a growing number of offices and each office is made up of a close knit group of people working together to provide our clients with quality design, exemplified by our awards. We mentor our team members and support them through their professional exams and celebrate their achievements. Many of our team stay with us for the long term and we reward this loyalty.

Working nationally and internationally means that we work across offices and this has brought us together. Tony Reddy leads by example working closely with each office and being part of the team. This is recognised and results in a collegiate culture of design. Our design reviews are open and welcoming and this allows all members to be a part of the design process.

  • Oonagh Farrell

  • Scott Croasdale

  • Rob Williams

    Architect
  • Sophie Dixey

    Architectural Assistant
  • Gareth Maguire

    M.Arch, B.Sc. Arch, Dip. PM, FRIAI, RIBA

    Executive Group Director, Architect

    Gareth graduated from the Mackintosh School of Architecture in 1992 with a Masters in Architecture.  He won the Sir Rowan Anderson Silver Medal for Architecture for the best Student portfolio in the Scottish Schools of Architecture for his final thesis portfolio.

    Gareth has worked with a number of  leading international practices including the renowned designers Arup Associates and Michael Wilford Partners in London. He joined one of the largest Architectural led multi-disciplinary practices BDP in their Glasgow studio in 1996, where he designed the RIBA award winning Glasgow Science Centre. He has amassed an in depth commercial knowledge of the multi-disciplinary design process, including the delivery of Ireland’s first BRE Level 2 BIM accredited project for the Technological University, Dublin.

    Gareth has led numerous Architect teams both in Belfast and Dublin over a period of twenty years, on multiple development projects. His experience includes mixed use retail schemes, residential developments, healthcare, offices and workplace, cultural buildings, airport facilities, equine and horse racecourse facilities, stadium design, schools ,university buildings, research and innovation buildings, adaptation of protected structures, and landscape and public realm regeneration projects. He is also a qualified Project Manager, with project experience with both public and private sector clients.

    Gareth has highly specialist sector leading expertise in campus master planning and urban design. During his career he has led major campus masterplans development programmes and reviews for Maynooth University, University College Cork, University of Limerick, NUI Galway and Limerick Institute of Technology.

    Gareth has a strong design led philosophy focused on placemaking , sustainability and people.

  • Paul Marshall

  • Charmian Callan-Bartkiw

    Architect
  • Daniel Havlicek

    Architect
  • Howard Turner

    Associate - BIM Leader
  • Joanna Gaslowska

  • Eser Gungor

    Architect
  • Conor Kenny

  • Stephen Lehane

    Junior Interior Architect
  • Olivia Noonan

    Dip. Construction Studies/Fire Technology, IOSH

    Associate, PSDP
  • Megan O’Flynn

    Junior Architectural Technologist
  • Eugene O’Brien

    Junior Architectural Technologist
  • Gabielius Stankevicius

  • Keith Dyra

  • Rubén Molinero

  • Victor Brandão

  • Caroline Carvalho

  • Christian Rojas

  • David Barrett

  • Nigel Flanagan

  • Mariana Gomes

  • Zeljka Duszynski

    Quality Manager
  • Karolina Potocka

    Junior Architectural Technologist
  • David Fitzpatrick

    Associate Director | Architect
  • Magdalena Barnard

    Associate Director
  • Constanza Chara

  • Ian Swift

    ACIAT

    Architectural Technologist
  • Ruth Wohlgemuth

    ARB

    Architect
  • Whitney Chow

  • Alejandro Luque

    Architect
  • Sylvia Lennon

  • Paloma Ledesma

    RIBA

    Architect

    Paloma joined Reddy A+U’s London office in May 2018 having worked with Managing Director Tim Pettigrew previously. She brought with her a deep understanding of the design and delivery of residential projects having significant experience during her time at Karakusevic Carson as well as at Aukett Swanke and Veretec.

    During the last 7 years Paloma has been developing her architectural skills in the UK. She has worked extensively on Lifetime Homes, Social and Private housing and has joined Reddy A+U to help deliver both commercial and residential schemes.

    Paloma’s prides herself on designing and detailing from start to finish on projects while maintaining the original design aesthetics of the projects she is working on. Since joining the office Paloma has been leading both commercial office and residential projects and is currently leading the design and delivery of 800 units north west of London.

  • Thienvan Nguyen

  • Patrick Byrne

  • Lucas Glendon

  • John Basquel

  • Cathal McNamara

  • Tim Bergin

  • Vicente Fuster

  • Chao Chen

  • Sarah Gibney

  • Lisa Wynne

    BArch, MRIAI, ARB, PMP

    Associate Director - Architect

    Lisa Wynne is an Associate Director at Reddy Architecture + Urbanism. Since graduating from the School of Architecture in 1996 she has worked as a project architect both in Ireland and internationally on a wide range of projects including Commercial, Mixed Use, Retail, Residential, Hospitality, Industrial and Master planning.

    Prior to joining Reddy Architecture + Urbanism Lisa worked as a Senior Architect for NMA Architects leading a wide portfolio of projects with specific emphasis in the retail sector, most recently on the Frascati Shopping Centre in Blackrock.

  • Lisa Smyth

    BA Hons F.A. & Design, MIDI

    Head of Interiors

    Lisa Smyth is the Head of Interiors at Reddy Architecture + Urbanism. Since graduating in 1996 Lisa has worked as Interior Project Architect in Ireland and internationally on a wide range of projects including Office, Retail, Hospitality, Healthcare, Student Amenity and Accommodation and Residential Fit Outs.

    Lisa has lead many award winning projects for the practice, most notably in the design of Modern Agile Office Working Environments for Deloitte, Google, Savills and as well as Progressive Healthcare Facilities for Virtue Ireland and The Willis Care Group.

    Prior to joining Reddy Architecture + Urbanism Lisa worked as an Interior Architect for OPW Architects working on a number of large government buildings and institutions. Lisa has also worked and lived in Amsterdam for 2 years designing and project managing the refurbishment and fit out of a number of private high end residential units.

  • Ivor O’Brien

  • Andressa Almeida

    IT Support Technician
  • Rebecca Armstrong

  • Sean Coleman

    HD SHWW, IOSH

    PSDP
  • John Leane

    Dip.Arch.Tech., RIAI (Arch.Tech)

    Associate Director, Architectural Technologist

    John is primarily responsible for the delivery of public sector projects including Healthcare, Education, Civic, Office and Housing. He has been at the forefront in leadership of our healthcare division where he has led numerous successful public hospital projects, including the delivery of rapid-build hospitals in response to the Covid-19 crisis.

    John joined the practice as a graduate in 1999, graduating with distinction and the college award for Portfolio Of The Year. Since then, he has been a stalwart of the office and progressed through the ranks, continually developing his level of knowledge to keep up with the latest developments in regulations, contract administration and good practice. This knowledge informs both the projects he is responsible for and those of the practice in general.

    High profile completed projects include a new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for the National Maternity Hospital, a Child & Adolescent Mental Health Facility for Cherry Orchard Hospital (Healthcare Building Project of the year 2013) and the multiple award-winning Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre, Co. Clare.

    John has a particular expertise in design coordination and contract administration of projects, including their delivery through detail design, tender and construction. As a wheelchair-user, John brings a particular knowledge and awareness to accessible design.

  • Tony Reddy

    AoU, B Arch, FRIAI, RIBA, FRSA, Dip Proj Man, MAPM, Dip Arb, FCI Arb

    Chairman, Architect, Project Manager, Arbitrator, Adjudicator, Conciliator, Mediator

    In his early career, Tony Reddy gained wide experience with Paul Rudolph (New York) & Roche Dinkeloo & Associates (Hamden, Connecticut), Murray & Murray (Ottawa & Dublin), Stephenson Associates and Hope Cuffe & Associates (Dublin).

    In 1982, he commenced with Maurice Fitzgerald as Fitzgerald Reddy Associates (now Reddy Architecture + Urbanism).

    Through his work as a principal of the firm, he has gained wide recognition as an influential architect and urbanist. His firm’s work embraces the design of furniture, interiors, a wide range of building typologies and urban design.

    His firm’s ability to bring together and lead multi-disciplinary teams appropriate to a budget, coupled with a strong design focus and clear understanding of how people and places interact, has resulted in a wide range of commissions and projects which have contributed to contemporary architecture and the built environment.

    Among his firm’s key projects are the Eircom Building, Temple Bar West End, Custom House Square (IFSC) and Heuston South Quarter.

    He is a former President of the RIAI (2004-2005) and a former Joint Chairman of the Sustainable Housing and Communities Committee. He is also a founding Director of The Academy of Urbanism and The Urban Forum both of which promote the importance of quality urbanism in achieving sustainable towns and cities.

    Tony Reddy was announced as Chairman of the Academy of Urbanism and took on the position on the 1st February 2020. The role which sees him leading the academy for the next 2 years will focus on the development of the AoU as a think tank that can influence the developing Urbanism policies at local, national and international levels.

    Having finished his role as Chairman at the Academy, Tony has since been appointed as Chairman of the Irish Architectural Archive where his passion for architecture and urbanism can help further the hard work of the Archive. Tony’s knowledge and appetite to learn and mentor, bearing references from the past, present and future will  undoubtedly be of huge benefit to the archive while furthering his knowledge that can be applied to the hard work undertaken at the studios within the Reddy Architecture + Urbanism group.

  • Rob Keane

    B Arch, MRIAI, PSDP

    Managing Director

    A University College Dublin graduate, Rob qualified in 1995 with a Bachelor degree in Architecture. Before qualifying, Rob spent a year with Spielmann Architects in Paris working on infrastructural projects such as the pedestrian bridge at Perigeaux and the Mairie de Santon acoustic wall at Fontaine Bleux.

    After qualifying Rob worked with Fingal County Council in 1995 on fit out projects for the Department of Education and the Department of Finance. In Berlin from 1995 to 1998 Rob worked with Schumeyer Architects on educational and healthcare facilities such as Charlottenberg Jewish School and Extension to the Paediatric Hospital in Wedding.

    With Reddy Architecture + Urbanism since 1998, Rob directs the practice’s master planning and urban design projects and he has been a involved on the masterplans for NUI Galway and for DCU. Rob’s development of the masterplan and delivery of the University College Dublins major plans for over 3000 Student residences as well as the ancillary facilities is key to the practices student housing capabilities.

    Under Rob’s direction, Reddy Architecture + Urbanism won the Dublin City Council PPP project in 2007 for O’Devaney Gardens Regeneration, the Novell Headquarters Competition in 2006 and the NUI Galway Research Bundle in 2008.

    Rob is a qualified Project Supervisor Design Process since 2010.

    Rob is the Group Managing Director and alongside the key roles in the masterplanning team is the director in charge of the Interior design team.

  • Tim Pettigrew

    Architect RIBA, ARB, BArch, BA

    Managing Director (UK)

    Tim joined us in 2017 as an Associate Director and has led the office from that point and was promoted in 2018 to Managing Director of the UK. He overseas a broad range of national and international projects across all sectors. Under his leadership the office has grown significantly and has created a vibrant strong studio designing and delivering high quality work to a number of major clients.

    Tim has a wealth of experience in commercial and residential design, he has particularly led the development of the groups understanding of the commercial office building having led major projects in the UK and Russia.

    Previous projects include 62 Buckingham Gate, Cesar Pelli’s major London scheme for LandSecurities in Victoria and Legal and General’s headquarters in Moorgate, London both of which have been shortlisted for a number of awards and published in many magazines and books.

    Tim has experience of residential developments both here in the UK and overseas with clients ranging from affordable housing to Ultra-High Net Worth developments. Under Tim’s guidance the London office is currently designing and delivering almost three thousand residential units in mixed use developments.

    Tim’s keen interest in the construction industry includes a deep understanding of planning and financial systems, an expertise that facilitates the development of complex mixed use developments.

  • Seán Kearns

    B.Arch (Hons), MRIAI, PSDP, Member of The Academy of Urbanism

    Director, Architect

    Seán is Director of the Cork Office of Reddy A+U. He is responsible for projects across a range of sectors that include residential, hospitality, leisure, retail, education, technology, health, office, civic and transport sectors with an emphasis on the private sector.

    Seán has over 28 years of experience in Architecture private practice as a Project Manager on major infrastructural international projects.

    Since graduating from the University of New South Wales in Sydney in 1991, Seán has worked and an extremely wide variety of medium to large scale projects in Ireland, Qatar, Russia and Australia.

    Seán was the Design Architect for Philip Cox +Partners in Sydney after graduation and worked for Murray O’Laoire Architects at Associate Director level in Dublin, Moscow and Cork from 1995 to 2007.  From 2007 to 2012 Seán was a Director of the award winning Magee Creedon Kearns Architects. In 2012 Seán worked as a Design Project Manager for Ramboll in Qatar with responsibility for the design review delivery of the Qatar Foundation Championship Golf Course and the Green Line Metro in Doha.

    Since joining Reddy A+U in 2015, Seán has been leading a number of major developments and masterplans for Cork docklands and third level institutions.

  • Mark Kennedy

    MRIAI, BArch (Hons), Dip.Arch (Urbanism), Dip. PM., Dip. Arb., PSDP

    Director, Architect, PSDP

    Mark is a Director leading the Kilkenny office, responsible for projects across a range of sectors that include masterplanning, education, office, residential and retail.

    As a qualified Project Manager, with a Diploma in Architecture & Urbanism and RIAI Conservation Grade III accreditation, Mark has a broad scope of experience and knowledge. Mark has led numerous project types, from the iconic Google Bridge to the design and delivery of significant 2nd and 3rd Level Educational Institutions (UCD Fulcrum, IT Carlow Haughton Building, School Bundle 5). As an Urban Designer, Mark has led the creation of significant Masterplanning Projects in Ireland and the UK and is currently working on the delivery of Masterplans in Cherrywood, Dublin, Bedford in the UK and the Abbey Creative Quarter in his hometown of Kilkenny, with the delivery of the new Brewhouse and Mayfair Buildings.

    Mark is also leading conservation and adaptive reuse projects, including Athy Town Library, and many other significant conservation projects, including The Shackleton Museum, Athy, The Tholsel, Kilkenny, and Cashel Palace redevelopment as a 5 Star Hotel.

    As a qualified Arbitrator, and Mark brings his experience on contract law to the practice, with a strong emphasis on PWC and RIAI contract administration.

  • Mike Freaney

    B.Arch MRIAI

    Architect, Director

    It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our beloved friend and colleague Mike Freaney who died peacefully at home on May 31st after a short illness in the loving care of his wife Orla and daughter Cai.

    He was a talented architect, team leader, wonderful colleague and great friend and will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

    All of us at Reddy A + U would like to express our condolences to Orla, Cai and Mike’s extended family on their tragic loss.

    Mike has worked on high quality design projects both in Ireland and abroad and has a varied portfolio of projects over 22 years working as an architect. Mike has won numerous architectural awards for consistently high quality design for these projects such as Opus Building of the Year, RIAI Regional awards and Building and Design awards. During these years Mike has led teams and acted as lead co-ordinator of multi-disciplinary teams on numerous complex projects through all stages of design to completion under traditional, design and build and PPP contracts.

    Since joining Reddy Architecture in 2015 Mike has lead teams on projects of ranging scale and complexity with the focus on commercial, residential and Residential Care facilities for the aged. Prior to this Mike worked in Gilroy McMahon as an associate partner for over 11 years and at Mullarkey Pedersen Grade 1 Conservation architects. At GMcM Mike built a wide range of commercial projects and has extensive design experience for the workplace and complex urban sites and was part of the team that won two RIAI Gold Medals.

    Michael graduated from University College Dublin with an honours degree and as well as being a RIAI registered Architect since 2001 Michael has also post-graduate Diplomas in Project Management, Marketing and Design Innovation from DCU.

  • David McDowell

    BArch, MArch, M.Sc, RIBA, ARB

    Director, Architect

    David has over 20 years post graduation experience on a wide range of projects in 22 countries around the world as an architect. He has a proven combination of excellence in design together with a track record in the delivery of projects. His project experience ranges from large scale mixed use developments through to public buildings and individual houses. Each has been approached with a rigorous attention to detail resulting in many award winning projects with the companies he has worked with, or awards won in his own right which include an RIBA European Award and a commendation in the AR+d Awards for emerging architects around the world.

    David began his professional career in architecture with Foster and Partners in London working on projects in Europe and the USA. This was followed by a period of time in Hong Kong with HB Design before returning to London to work with Grimshaw and Partners on the masterplanning of Paddington Station and the design of the new Rolls Royce Motor Car assembly facility in Chichester. David returned to Ireland in 2002 firstly as a Director of a Dublin based architectural practice before moving to their London office and subsequently establishing their Abu Dhabi and Kazakhstan offices. David led many of the practices most prestigious projects such as the 5* Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin, The Royal Pavilion air terminal in Jordan and the 80 floor Abu Dhabi Plaza Tower in Astana, Kazakhstan. In 2013 David joined the studio of Zaha Hadid in London as Head of Project Delivery before returning to Dublin again in 2016 to join Reddy Architecture + Urbanism as a Director in their Dublin office leading on a number of high end Masterplans including Finngal and Newmarket and is currently designing and delivering over 50,000m of commercial offices between projects at Arkle Road, Burton Hall road and Newmarket.

    David graduated from Edinburgh College of Art with a first class honours degree while also winning the City of Edinburgh Medal for Civic Design in the same year. As well as being a UK qualified and registered Architect David has also undertaken a post graduate degree in Construction Management (Project Management) in recognition of the need for architectural leadership on large and complex design projects. David became a registered architect in Ireland in 2019.

  • Nikolai Metherell

    BA (Hons), DipArch, ARB, RIBA

    Director

    Nikolai has a wealth of experience delivering projects across multiple sectors, from inception to completion. At Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands he was responsible for numerous prestigious projects for the award winning practice as an Associate Director where he worked for 14 years.

    As Reddy Architecture + Urbanism continues to go from strength to strength, Nikolai joined the London Office as an Associate Director in April 2019 to add knowledge, depth and leadership to our growing team of talented architects and designers. He brings with him experience working on projects ranging in scope from complex regeneration masterplanning – as at Barking Riverside, to multifaceted infrastructure projects – the new tram network in Luxembourg, and urban realm projects – the ‘Station Approach Area’ in the historic city of Winchester. He has also led design on challenging residential and commercial projects in central London.

    Over several years the emphasis of Nikolai’s interests and experiences has focused on front-end feasibility and brief development, working with leading developer clients, local authorities and universities to explore strategic design visions. He has a proven track record in delivering successful stakeholder and public consultation engagement strategies, securing planning permissions that realise potential and release value on challenging sites with chequered planning histories.

  • Rory Murphy

    DipArch, BArch, SC FRIAI

    Director, Architect

    Rory Murphy is a Director at Reddy Architecture + Urbanism. He was educated in Blackrock College and the School of Architecture in Dublin Institute of Technology graduating in 1988. In his early career he worked with Denys Lasdun in London and Jean Nouvel in Paris before returning to Ireland. Over a 30 year career Rory has worked at the highest level in the construction industry in Ireland, the Middle East and the Caribbean on a wide range of award-winning and prestigious projects in the retail, commercial, residential and hospitality sectors as well as completing numerous private commissions.

    Rory is a fellow of the Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland since 2016 and is an accredited Conservation Architect (RIAI Grade III). Rory has also been a Studio Lecturer in Architecture at the School of Architecture at DIT Bolton Street, an assessor of the RIAI Travelling Scholarship and is a previous Treasurer of the Architectural Association of Ireland (AAI).

  • Niall Chisholm

    Dip.Arch. Tech, C Arch, MRIAI

    Associate Director, Architect

    Niall joined as a Project Architect and was promoted to be an Associate after leading a number of successful projects for Reddy A+U since 2011. He was promoted to Associate Director in 2021 following his commitment to the firm as well as the leadership and attention to detail.

    Niall has been the main point of contact for clients such as Boston Scientific, Eli Lilly, Open Text, EY and others. He is experienced in collaborating with practices such as HOK in the UK and Canada on projects with an international dimension. Currently Niall is working on the Cork Airport HBS upgrade, office development at Cork Airport Business Park, The Prism 15 storey office block, Cashel Palace Hotel, Leisureplex Hotel, and the delivery of numerous Primary Care Centres & Social Housing projects throughout the country.

    Prior to joining Reddy A+U, Niall worked with Jack Coughlan Associates and Project Architects and led the construction phase of projects such as the Opera Lane development in Cork city. With Jack Coughlan Associates, he was responsible for the Lifetime Lab project which was winner of the RIAI award 2006 for best conservation project.

    He has experience in the delivery of high-end complex and challenging public and private sectors projects and acts as the Design and Assigned Certifier on numerous projects throughout the practice. Niall also qualified as a Certified Passive House Designer in 2019.

  • Richard Booth

    OND.C, BA(Hons) Arch, B.Arch, C. Arch, MRIAI

    Associate Director, Architect

    Richard is an Associate Director & Healthcare specialist based in the Cork Office of Reddy A+U since 2003. With +20 years of experience designing and delivering various clinical healthcare, large-scale commercial & residential buildings both in the UK and Ireland.

    Before joining Reddy A+U, Richard worked in London at the internationally renowned firm of Llewelyn Davies Yeang Architects, recognised then as the brand leader in healthcare, completing PFI healthcare projects and a number of Apart hotel, BAA Data units & innovative overseas schemes.

    Since joining Reddy A+U Richard has delivered a number of key hospital projects for the CUH & MUH in Cork. He was a key team member on the design of the ‘Award winning’ Cherry Orchard Child & Adolescent Mental Health facility in Dublin, recognised as one of the first physical manifestations of the Irish Health Service’s new ‘Vision for Change’ Mental Health programme.

    Richard’s ability is to simplify the most complex of problems with the simplest of solutions, using excellent listening and communication tools to deliver the project on time and on budget. Richard has a special interest in the technology used to design and deliver hospital buildings, which he gained over the intense and highly competitive Irish economic down turn era.

    At present Richard’s main drive is to design exceptional, special spaces that assist the ever changing world of clinical delivery, in a safe, non-institutional environment for patients and their families.

  • Paul Mulligan

    BA(Hons) Arch, Assoc. Dip. (RHODEC), MRIAI

    Associate Director, Architect

    Paul is an Associate Director based in the Cork Office of Reddy A+U having joined in 2015. With over 20 years’ experience in the design and delivery of a wide range of projects, Paul’s specific emphasis has been in the private residential and retail sectors, with more recent expertise in Education at the University of Limerick.

    He managed the Cork office of Project Architects for 10 years where he successfully delivered the award winning mixed use Opera Lane Scheme. This included the first new pedestrianised street in Cork in over 200 years, linking the retail and cultural quarters of the city.

    Paul originally studied at the University of Greenwich and subsequently went on to qualify in Interior Design. Recently accredited as a RIAI Grade 3 Conservation Architect, he has undertaken a number of historic building conservation and design projects, including proposals for Castlemartyr Resort and Cashel Palace Hotel. Paul has worked as an Assigned Certifier for projects since the new regulations came into force in 2014.

    He is design-driven with a particular interest in urban design, place-making and conservation, alongside his main responsibilities to manage overall projects from feasibility to completion stage.

  • Miguel Rocha

    Masters in Architecture, ARB

    Associate

    Miguel joined RA+U in 2015 and was promoted to Associate within the firm in July 2018 as a result of the success of the practices involvement in the Kidbrooke Village Regeneration.

    Miguel has been instrumental in our long standing and ongoing relationship with Berkeley Homes and is currently leading the projects on the major regeneration of Kidbrooke Village with almost 500 apartments currently on site. His residential expertise helps the wider team work more efficiently, delivering projects on time and on budget.

    It is Miguels attention to his clients needs that is recognised both internally and externally. Clients remark on the quality of service and amenable can-do attitude which exemplifies our approach.

    Before joining RA+U Miguel has worked on a number of award winning projects and competitions in his native Portugal and Brazil.

  • Rob McCarthy

    BA(Hons), DipArch, ARB

    Architect, Associate Director

    Rob McCarthy joined Reddy A+U as a Project Architect and was promoted to be an Associate after leading a number of successful projects for Reddy A+U since 2015.His work leading the delivery of the projects at the Legacy Buildings within Embassy gardens provided some of the iconic scenes including the Skypool which is such a landmark in the UK and further afield.

    Since then Rob has delivered the Darby’s restaurant and is currently seeing 3 years of hard work culminating in the completion of 769 apartments at Ballymore’s premium development, Riverscape at Deanston Wharf. This development has pushed the Reddy knowledge and technology of which Rob is a key asset. We have deliverer almost 400 units using the prefabricated panelised systems minimising site works and raising the quality.

    Rob’s attention to detail both in terms of technology and programme has led to Ballymore as a dedicated client awarding us further work now at The Brentford Project. This is a further 300 apartments bringing our overall Ballymore delivery to over 2,500 units over 8 years which has involved Rob throughout.

    Rob helps drive our technical team with the QA and technical direction of the London office within his ever strengthening portfolio of work which led to his promotion to Associate Director in 2023.

  • Olivia Anghel

    DipArch, ARB, RIBA

    Architect, Associate Director

    Olivia joined Reddy A+U to work on the Harper Road Project. She has led the project through the technical stages and delivered the project on site as the teams Project Leader supporting the contractor throughout this prestigious project. Following such a successful project Olivia was promoted to the role of Associate leading the teams on Embassy Gardens The Modern project of over 300 apartments and has been busy delivering the latest Berkeley project at Kidbrooke Village which will deliver over 500 units to the ever developing Kidbrooke masterplan.

    Recently Olivia has taken  bigger role in working within developing the office standard alongside her project role and as a result has been promoted to the role of Associate Director in the London office. Her work pushing the quality of our technical design and delivery has made her an indispensable part of the team both in the UK and among the wider group of practices. Olivia is also key to the increasing skillset of our Revit delivery which is used on all projects. She uses her projects to mentor her teams growing our strength in depth while delivering the projects.

    Olivia always approaches every project with an open mind and enthusiasm, looking to implement innovative and robust solutions. She is a fundamental part of our office, driving design, technical and delivery standards throughout the team.

  • Tom Phelan

    B.Arch, FRIAI

    Associate, Architect, PSDP

    Tom is involved in projects across a range of sectors in the practice and is particularly experienced in healthcare. He is a fundamental part of the group infrastructure and manages the ISO9001 accreditation across the breadth of our offices.

    Tom joined the practice in 1993 and has since been responsible for a wide variety of projects in both new-build and refurbishment. Completed projects include a new wing for Mercy University Hospital in Cork (RIAI Award 1999), manufacturing facilities for Stryker Corporation in Carrigtwohill, a Garda District Headquarters in Cobh, and a special needs school in Cork (RIAI Award 2003). Tom was also Lead Technical Adviser to the HSE/NDFA for a bundle of 14 Primary Care Centres delivered by PPP and brought into service in 2018/19. Tom is accredited as Project Supervisor Design Process.

  • James Hirstle

    Associate Director

    James is an Associate Director based in the Belfast office. He is leading the development of the office following his appointment in 2019. James has had broad experience of the industry through his career having led a wide range of Residential, Education and Commercial projects, including large scale residential mixed use developments.

    James studied at the Mackintosh School of Architecture at the renowned Glasgow School of Art and has worked in the offices of Rafael Vinoly, Aedas/AHR and began his career with Grimshaw and Make Architects in London. He has particular interests in the fields of complex design, BIM/Digital Design and Construction Law. James is a Chartered Architect with the RIBA, RSUA and RIAS, ARB Registered and has obtained a Master’s Degree in Law (LLM).

     

  • Sharon Gallagher

    B.A. (Hons) Arch., PGC BIM Tech., PG Dip. Collab. BIM

    Architectural Assistant
  • Gilbert Steele

    B.Sc.(Hons) Arch. Tech.

    Architectural Technologist, PSDP
  • Michael Connolly

    Architectural Technologist

    Michael Connolly joined Reddy A+U in 2012 as lead Architectural Technologist working on large mixed-use developments in Ireland and the UK. Michael’s strengths lie in his management of multidisciplinary teams and the production of tender and construction information.

    Having studied both in Waterford Institute of Technology and in Denmark, Michael started his career as a BIM specialist in Chisholm Byrne Architects and has more than eight years experience of BIM utilisation. He is a fundamental part of our BIM strategy and his in-depth knowledge of the subject makes him a valued team member. He has also graduated with an Honours Master’s Degree in Applied BIM management with an in-depth knowledge of data input and management across a broad network of multidisciplinary professions. Michael was previously a highly qualified Carpenter with many years site experience which has brought another skillset to help Reddy A+U.

    Michael has been continuously involved in the production of planning, tender and construction information through the years and has an exceptional portfolio of projects in residential, commercial and educational sectors. He has extensive experience in the role of Architectural Technologist and is fully aware of this role and its responsibilities both to the Contractor and Client.

    Working closely with Des O’Donnell, the group’s Technical Director, Michael has completed exemplar high-end residential developments such as Embassy Gardens in London. This development features the world first sky pool, creating a link at level ten between two twenty-three storey residential buildings. Michael has had a key role in coordinated design and detailing for both the pool and the buildings.

  • Marcus McGuire

  • Felix Rodriguez

    Architect
  • Ross McMahon

    ARB

    Architect
  • Mike Brown

  • Dominika Manulak

    Architect
  • Michaela Keating

    Interior Designer
  • Kristina Malantsuk

    B.Sc.(Hons) Int. Arch.

    Interior Designer
  • Anu Beshir

    Architectural Technologist
  • Alison Ahern

    Interior Architect
  • Aiden O’Donovan

    Architect, Associate
  • Tim Healy

    B.Sc. Arch., M.Arch., Dip. Arch., MRIAI

    Associate, Architect

    Tim is an Associate, based in the Cork office and has been with Reddy Architecture for over 10 years. Throughout his career, he has contributed to a diverse range of projects, demonstrating his expertise in education-focused developments. Notably, Tim has made significant contributions to the success of several recent school projects for the Cork office, including Sixmilebridge NS and St. Columba’s Boys NS. His involvement in these projects exemplifies Tim’s commitment to creating functional and aesthetically pleasing learning environments, that inspire students and teachers alike.

    His expertise extends beyond the education sector, and he has successfully led projects across a diverse range of sectors including primary healthcare, office developments and residential projects. His dedication to efficiency and excellence is exemplified through his development of standards in the office for the effective utilization of Building Information Modelling (BIM) technology. Tim’s commitment to staying ahead of industry advancements and his ability to seamlessly integrate BIM into project workflows, has significantly improved collaboration and streamlined the design process.

    With a keen eye for detail and a passion for innovative design, Tim ensures that each project he undertakes reflects the unique needs and aspirations of his clients.

    With his extensive knowledge in educational projects, he continuously strives to exceed expectations and deliver exceptional architectural solutions, that leave a lasting positive impact on the community.

  • Philip Martin

    Architectural Technologist
  • Peter Carroll

    Part II Architect
  • Paul O’Brien

    Associate Director
  • Michelle O’Brien

    Finance, Quality Assurance, Office Management
  • Edward Raftery

    Dip. Arch, B.Arch.Sc, C.Arch, MRIAI

    Senior Architect
  • Eamon Rock

    Facilities Manager
  • Agnes Krause

    Dip. C.Tech, B.Sc.(Hons) Arch. Tech.

    Architectural Technologist, BIM Manager
  • Leonor Dunões

    M.Arch., MRIAI

    Senior Architect
  • Habban Ali

    Part II Architect
  • Max de Meester

    B.Sc. Arch., M.Arch, C.Arch, MRIAI

    Associate, Architect
  • Eoghan O’Brien

    Associate, Architect
  • Dominika Zubiak

    Architectural Technologist
  • Roy Harvey

    Architectural & BIM Technologist
  • Andrew Shinnick

    B.Sc. Arch. Tech.

    Senior Architectural Technologist
  • Blathnaid McGrath

    B.Sc.(Hons) Arch., M.Arch., C.Arch., MRIAI

    Architect
  • Irina Ricinschi

    Architect
  • Adrian Navarro

    Architectural Technologist
  • Barry Foote

    Architect
  • Mark Duffy

    Architectural Technologist
  • Sean Boyle

    Architectural Technologist
  • Gemma McCarthy

    N.Dip., Arch. Tech.

    Interior Designer
  • Brendan Gilroy

    Associate - Digital Design Lead
  • Lisa Karkut

    Architect
  • Mariusz Loszakiewicz

    Architect
  • Maureen Reynolds

    Office Manager
  • Alec McCulloch

    BA (Hons)

    Architectural Assistant

    Alec graduated from Newcastle University and joined the London office in January 2018 at the beginning of his professional career as a Part 1 Architectural Assistant. Working with a close knit team, Alec has gained experience on a wide number of projects. He has worked on the construction projects at Hedge Place, Harper Road and mostly in the delivery of Kidbrooke Village. Alec has developed into a key member of the team delivering far above his experience and he enjoys his involvement in an ever-increasing range of work and the challenges of learning the discipline on the job.

    At university, Alec’s studies lead him towards strong interest in experimental architecture and the hypothesis of sustainable architecture being tackled via a literal biological integration within the industry.

  • Nina Mihljevic

    BArch, MRIAI, PSDP

    Architect, Assigned Certifier, PSDP

    Nina joined Reddy Architecture + Urbanism in December 2015 having previously worked with a large international multidisciplinary practice in Ireland.

    Having graduated from the University of Sarajevo with a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture and Urbanism, Nina moved to Ireland in 1993 to work as an architect on a number of industrial, pharmaceutical and mixed-use projects. She has been involved in projects at all stages of design development, from inception through construction to completion. Nina has considerable experience working in multidisciplinary teams.

    She has extensive experience in construction phases of various developments and building legislation.

    Since joining Reddy Architecture + Urbanism Nina has acted as a single point of contact for co-ordination of the design, inspection and certification of a building project from the design stage (pre-commencement), until completion in the role of Assigned Certifier.

    She is currently involved as Assigned Certifier on various projects in Dublin which are at different stages of developments.

  • John Norton

    MRIAI, Prof Dip Arch, Bsc.(Hons) Arch Tech, Dip Arch Tech

    Associate Director, Architect

    John has worked on high quality design projects both in Ireland and abroad and has a varied portfolio of projects over 15 years in both national and international architectural practice.

    John joined Reddy Architecture in 2016 after returning from Sydney Australia, where he worked for a number of years most notably with leading design firm Candalepas Associates, specialising in the delivery of high end multi residential buildings and high-end harbour front single residential properties.  John is currently working on the design and development of large scale and complex high-density residential projects and has gained significant experience in commercial, hospitality and high-end private sector projects.

    John is fascinated by the complex operation of cities and urban form and the challenges in successfully integrating innovative, sustainable, high-quality residential architecture to coexist and contribute to the society and environment we inhabit.

  • Barry Hennessy

    BSc (Hons) Arch Tech

    Associate Director, Architectural Technician

    Barry is a Senior Architectural Technologist who joined Reddy A+U in 2011 having previously worked with several different practices in Dublin. He has a wide range of experience in retail, office fit-out, schools and residential developments in Ireland including student housing.

    Barry’s area of expertise lies in the technical coordination and efficient delivery of projects from inception through to on-site completion, including site inspection reporting for the BC(A)R process. Barry particularly enjoys devising bespoke solutions to challenging design briefs on a daily basis.

    Barry is a key member of staff who has been involved in numerous high-end projects including office fit-outs at Deloitte HQ, Savills HQ and Gordon House at Google’s EMEA headquarters in Dublin. More recently Barry has been involved in the on-site coordination and delivery of several large-scale design and build student accommodation projects in Dublin city centre. These include Mill Street Student Accommodation in Dublin’s Liberties.

  • Anthi Valavani

    Architect ARB and Greece, DipEng Sustainable Design

    Architect, Sustainability Consultant

    Having graduated from the University of Patras in Greece, Anthi has over 10 years of experience on various sectors, having worked on projects that involved interior design, private housing, social housing, urban planning and regeneration, as well as retail.

    After practicing architecture in Greece for 6 years, she moved to London, where she studied Environmental Design and Engineering at UCL, to pursue her passion about environmentally friendly design, health and well-being in architecture. In her previous practise, she was involved in the residential retrofit of both private and social housing as well as building forensics, working to improve the existing building stock, as well as new build housing developments in London. Anthi has completed the Retrofit Coordination course at the Retrofit Academy.

    She is keen on new technologies and is a certified Revit professional and trained BIM Coordinator, aiming to combine these technologies with aspects of sustainability in architecture. She is currently bringing this experience to the Embassy Gardens team which is on site. She also helps in the group as one of the Sustainability champions driving the agenda at the heart of the office design.

  • Jack McAuliffe

    Architectural Technologist
  • Ross Quinn

    BSc (Hons) Architectural Technology, RIAI (Arch Tech)

    Technical Associate

    Ross is a Senior Architectural Technologist with a varied range of project experience gained since graduating from Dublin Institute of Technology, Bolton Street in 2002.

    Since joining the Dublin office in 2015 Ross has advanced through progressively more responsible positions bringing his technical experience and job running skills to several office, financial and student accommodation projects. Ross is Team Lead on the University College Dublin Phase 1 Student Residences Master Plan, the first Strategic Housing Development to receive planning consent from An Bord Pleanála.

    Ross worked with Project Architects in Dublin for 13 years prior to joining Reddy A+U. During his time at Project Architects he was involved in high-profile projects for the University of Limerick including the Sports Pavilion Building, Irish Chamber Orchestra Rehearsal Hall and Cappavilla Student Accommodation.

    Since joining Reddy A+U Ross has worked on Munster Rugby High Performance Centre through detail design, tender and construction stages and projects for high-profile clients in the financial sector.

  • Eamon Phelan

    MRIAI, Dip.Arch, M.Arch, B.A. (Hons)Arch, Bsc Arch Tech

    Associate Director

    Eamon has worked on high quality design projects both in Ireland and abroad and has a varied portfolio of projects over 12 years working as an architect. During these years Eamon has worked through all project stages and delivered projects under PPP, GCCC, and traditional RIAI forms of contract.

    Eamon joined Reddy A+U in 2004, he then emigrated to Australia where he worked as an architect for Michael Bell Architects and NBRS Partners. The projects included high level commercial, boutique residential and education buildings.

    Returning to Reddy A+U in 2015 Eamon has delivered projects ranging in scale and complexity with attention on commercial, residential and educational sector.

    Eamon enjoys travelling, exploring new cities, experiencing different cultures and how they embrace their built environment. He believes that architecture is a social art that creates the built environment that we live in. His passion in architecture allows him deliver projects by managing them from inception through to construction

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