• COMPANY

    Bradley Van Der Straeten is an award winning chartered architecture practice based in North London. We produce buildings and alterations that exceed our client’s aspirations. Combining creativity and attention to detail, our professional service makes the process of building simple and enjoyable. We specialise in remodelling and extending existing homes.

     

    The two directors, George Bradley and Ewald Van Der Straeten, have an extensive experience of delivering residential projects.

     

    If you are considering doing work on your home please visit our contact page and get in touch. We will be happy to arrange a consultation.

  • GEORGE BRADLEY

    Director
    George@b-vds.co.uk
    07800 640 456

    George is a founding director of Bradley Van Der Straeten Architects.

    George studied at the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, the University of Liverpool, and undertook the advanced diploma in professional practice in architecture with RIBA North West, becoming a registered architect in the UK in 2008 (ARB). He is a chartered architect with the RIBA.

    George lives with his family in The Studio, designed and built by Ewald and him as the company’s first project.

    George teaches on the Interior Architecture course at the University of Westminster.

    Prior to founding the company George worked for a number of award winning architects including Denton Corker Marshall.

  • EWALD VAN DER STRAETEN

    Director
    Ewald@b-vds.co.uk
    07789 478 519

    Ewald is a founding director of Bradley Van Der Straeten Architects.

    Ewald studied at the Sint-Lucas Institute of Science and Art in Brussels and at the University of Liverpool. He became a registered architect in the UK in 2010 (ARB).

    Prior to founding the company Ewald worked for Arcasa Arkitekter in Oslo, Dial Architects in Ghent, Belgium and Interiørverkstedet AS, a high end bespoke carpentry firm in Oslo.

    Ewald lives in Trevelyan House, designed by Bradley Van Der Straeten Architects.

    Ewald teaches on the Interior Architecture course at the University of Westminster.

  • Claire

    Project Runner
    Claire@b-vds.co.uk

    Claire studied architecture at the University of Westminster where she won the John Walkden Memorial Award for the highest achieving Architectural graduate.

    Claire’s University work was also nominated for the RIBA Bronze Presidents Award in 2011.

    Claire has previously worked for a number of architecture practices including Sarah Wigglesworth Architects and Gensler and has worked on a number of private projects.

    Before joining the practice Claire spent 3 months as an architecture tutor at the University of Cape Town in South Africa. Claire joined our team in 2015.

  • Jessica Williamson

    Project Runner
    Jessica@b-vds.co.uk

    Jessica studied at Deakin University in Geelong, Australia where she was nominated for the Australian Institute Graduate Prize.

    She was also the winner of the Digital Solutions Prize for her final presentation in 2012.

    Jessica has previously worked for a number of Melbourne based architecture practices including Claire Cousins Architects, Daryl Pelchen Architects and dKO Architecture.

    Asides from being a great architect Jessica is also really into food, proclaiming herself as a burger connoisseur.

  • Joanna Jones

    Project Runner
    Joanna@b-vds.co.uk

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  • Abdulrazak Haji Dheere

    Architect Assistant
    Abdul@b-vds.co.uk

    Abdul studied at the University of Westminster in London and qualified with a BA Honours in Interior Architecture in 2013.

    Abdul’s relationship with Bradley Van Der Straeten Architects began back in 2011 when he chose the Studio Project as the subject of his case study.

    He joined the company full time in the summer of 2014.

    Abdul is also a talented martial artist and holds a black belt in Karate.

  • Alessandro Mattei

    Project Runner
    Alessandro@b-vds.co.uk

    Alessandro studied at the Architecture School of Genoa, Italy and at the Aarhus Architecture School, Denmark.

    Alessandro is an ARB Architect, registered in the UK. He has previously worked for a few London based architecture practices, where he managed several high-end residential and commercial projects.

    He is passionate about cooking and an avid supporter of Genoa football club.