Camilla joined Pilbrow and Partners in 2014 as an architect. Since joining the practice Camilla has been part of international competitions and mixed-use projects of different scale. She has been involved in Alpha Square Planning Application for the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, focusing on the two form on entry proposed primary school; and she has contributed to several competitions such as the Cyprus Medical School, 8 Albert Embankment and a mixed-use new urban quarter in Dublin close to the well-known Guinness Storehouse.
Prior to joining Pilbrow and Partners Camilla worked as an Assistant at OrProject Studio in London where she was involved in a refurbishment of an old farm house in Tuscany, and at RealProgest & Associates in Milan.
Carmen joined Pilbrow & Partners in October 2014. Since then she has been working on 3 Orme Square, the refurbishment and remodeling of a Grade II listed private house, and 2–3 Robert Street. The proposals restore this Grade II Listed building dating from 1768–1774 back to its original residential use through sensitive adaptation, extension and restoration.
Prior joining Pilbrow & Partners, Carmen was working in Henning Larsen Architects, Copenhagen (Denmark) where she participated in some competitions and they won 1st Prize Central Bank in Libya (2013), 1st Prize Lillebaelt Academy(2014) and 1st Prize New Town Centre in Middelfart (2014).
Associate Partner, Head of Planning and Creative Strategy
Trained and qualified as a Town Planner and Urban Designer, Catherine brings over 18 years’ experience to the practice.
Her extensive portfolio reflects a broad and diverse range of City and Central London projects (within the commercial; education; charity; retail; leisure and residential sectors) and also includes work outside of London and in Wales.
Catherine studied at University of Wales, Cardiff and is a chartered member of the Royal Town Planning Institute.
Christian Capelli in architect registered AAPB and ARB, with 12 years experience in Residential–Office–Resort–Restaurant. Strongly passionate about architecture, self–motivated architect with an intrinsic understanding of construction process and proven job running capabilities. Highly motivated in the development of the entire architectural process, from concept to executive detail. Expert in the development of executive details with 7 years experience on site.
Prior to joining Pilbrow & Partners Christian worked for Gianni Botsford Architects 2012-2013 and Claudio Silverstrin Architects from 2009-2012 working on a wide range of high quality residential projects..
At Pilbrow & Partners Domenico is Associate Partner for Greenwich Peninsula Riverside, the 34 storey residential tower accommodates 264 highly specified market value residential units and including concierge service, cinema and private courtyard located on the ground floor.
Domenico has over five years of experience in the design of mixed-use, residential, educational, industrial and private villas. His project portfolio spans locations in Asia (China), South America (Brazil), Europe (Italy, The Netherlands) and the UK.
In 2012 Domenico spend almost an year in L’Aquila (Italy) contributing on site to the reconstruction after the devastating earthquake event.
Domenico is registered with the Architects Registration Board UK, a Member of the Italian Architect Registration board of Chieti (OAPP).
Jim Dorsett joined Pilbrow & Partners in July 2014. Jim is a highly experienced Senior Architect with a wide range of skills including project management and contract administration.
Since joining the practice Jim has been the Senior Project Architect for Greenwich Peninsula throughout RIBA workstages D to F being responsible for the design development/specification/Employer’s Requirements.
Jim’s previous roles have included being senior project architect for a number of educational projects including CWC College, Westminster and University of Aberdeen Library.
Kathy is a Senior Architect with both UK and international experience who joined the practice in July 2014.
At Pilbrow & Partners, Kathy has been responsible for the development and delivery of the refurbishment + extension (including subterranean) of the 13,500sqft Grade II listed family villa in Orme Square.
Kathy received her Diploma in Architecture and Bachelor of Arts Degree at the University of North London (currently known as London Metropolitan University) was featured in Building Design Magazine ‘Class of 2000’ and has been a Chartered Member of the Royal Institute of British Architects since 2002.
Elizabeth Waters joined Pilbrow & Partners in September 2014. She is in charge of the interiors on Greenwich Peninsula Riverside, Plot 121, a 260 unit residential scheme undertaken for Knight Dragon. She also led several construction packages for Greenwich Peninsula Riverside Plot 104. The two buildings together encompass a part of 30–storey buildings with frame a new public square overlooking the Thames.
Prior to Pilbrow & Partners, Elizabeth worked at RTKL from 2005 where she has 8 years of experience working on architectural design in both large and small-scale hospitality and commercial mixed-use projects located in the UK, Europe, the Middle East, China and the US. She then started working at McBains Cooper in 2013, where she was the Project Architect on a small residential project in St. John’s Wood from planning to completion.
Marco joined Pilbrow & Partners in August 2013 and is an ARB registered Architect. He has worked on a series of projects, feasibility studies and competitions for mixed–use, hospitality, commercial office, and residential, such as a hotel development for Dorsett Hospitality in Shepherd’s Bush and Greenwhich Riverside Plot M0121 on which he has been in charge of the cladding packages for RIBA Stage 3.
Nicola joined the practice in April 2015. He is a qualified Architect with UK and international experience. At Pilbrow & Partners, he was a member of the team working on the development of a residential scheme in Canary Wharf submitted as a planning application in September 2015. It provides two mixed tenure high rise buildings and a two form of entry primary school at the base.
Prior to joining Pilbrow & Partners Nicola was an architect at David Chipperfield Architects in Milan where he worked for 3 years gaining experience with projects of varying scale and complexity. He led the design team for the development design stage of two residential tall buildings in Beirut. He was also a member of the team working for the interior design for high end Valentino’s stores in Europe, Asia and America. Also in DCA, Nicola was responsible for the refurbishment of a luxurious apartment in Milan city centre and for the arrangement of several exhibitions.
William joined Pilbrow & Partners in May 2013. William has been responsible for leading the design team and coordinating the planning submission for UCLH 5 - University College London Hospital’s new ear nose and throat specialist clinical facility.
Prior to joining Pilbrow & Partners William was an Architectural Assistant at PLP Architecture. William worked under Fred’s direction on the Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences at Heron Plaza. William’s role included developing the planning and listed building consent which was submitted to the City in 2010. Following the resolution to grant planning consent in 2011 William worked on the development of the façade and landscape elements of the project.
Gary joined the practice in 2014 as a Senior Architect, and is currently working on the remodeling of a grade II listed residential villa, 3 Orme Square. The project has required significant client liaison and design coordination with contractor and specialist subcontractors. Gary’s past experience on a range of high profile projects in different market sectors has made a substantial contribution to the delivery of this project on site.
Prior to joining Pilbrow & Partners, Gary worked at Hawkins Brown, as a Senior Architect, having a key role on the Crossrail Liverpool Street project and responsible for the eastern end of the station. Gary has also worked at Wilkinson Eyre Architects for seven years, working on a series of complex and award winning projects, including Gardens by the Bay, in Singapore and the Western (New Bodleian) Library, in Oxford where he was involved at the second stage of a two-stage tender design and build contract as Senior Architect.
Elena Buffa is a qualified architect in the UK and a qualified civil engineer in Italy. Elena has worked for Pilbrow and Partners with a senior role, engaging in projects that deal with high rise mixed use and low rise office and residential, such as Alpha Square, Empress Place and Wood Wharf.
She graduated top of her class with distinction in architecture and civil engineering from the University of Rome, Sapienza where her thesis explored sustainability in recreational facilities. She worked for a year and a half for Foster + Partners in London, specializing in high rise, mixed use buildings. She has worked at EMBT Miralles - Tagliabue playing key roles not only in design and construction development, but also in communication and organisation in both Barcelona and Shanghai on projects such as The Italian Pavilion at the Milian Expo 2015 and Fudan University in Shanghai.