Francesca joined the practice in 2011, and became Associate Director in 2016. She is currently leading the redevelopment of 24 King William Street, a scheme to extensively refurbish an existing building in the City of London. Francesca has a considerable knowledge in the creative reuse of existing structures. She is also our hotel expert, leading the team on both St Mary at Hill and Nobu hotels.
Francesca has a proven track record of delivering outstanding projects and has managed the design process with a diverse array of clients; from the social and public sectors to commercial contractors and developers.
Prior to working at BAA she led several community and education projects in London and Birmingham at Cottrell and Vermeulen Architecture. Her passion for education has led her to teaching, and she is also a design unit tutor at The Cass in Aldgate.