Richard Skinner - Director - BA Hons, Dip Arch, RIBA 3
Studied at the University of Brighton for RIBA 1 graduating in 2000. After working for a number of contractors and developers spent a year working for a large Architectural Modelmaker in London. Studied for RIBA 2 at the University of North London (now LMU) under East
graduating in 2004. Architectural Assistant at David Wood Architects for two years working on, and then running through to completion, a number of large mixed tenure housing developments for two large contractor/ developers. Worked for pH+ Architects running a number of high-end domestic renovation projects for private clients. Completed Examination in Professional Practice (RIBA 3) whilst working for pH+ in 2007. Set up ARCHEA in April 2010.
Mai-ling Leung - Director - BA Hons, Graphic Design
Studied at Central St Martins College of Art and Design graduating in 1998 with a BA Hons in Graphic Design. Co-founder of directing duo ‘Local’ represented by Rose Hackney Barber, earning nominations for a number of prestigious music video awards. Went on to work as a freelance graphic designer and animator. Nine years experience as a freelance digital photographer/ studio manager. Set up ARCHEA in April 2010.
Will Pohl - Architectural Assistant - BA Hons, Dip Arch, RIBA 3
Studied at London Metropolitan University for RIBA 1 with Pie Architecture
and RIBA 2 with the AOC
, graduating in 2015. Also studied and graduated from RMIT with a BA Communication (Advertising) in 2001. Background in film/ television working as art director and set designer on various television/ film/ commercial productions. Has had numerous years working in building services as a MEP 3D CAD coordinator/ draughtsman. Joined ARCHEA in June 2012 and has recently completed his RIBA Part III with RIBA NorthWest.
Ben Morrell - Architectural Assistant - BA Hons, Dip Arch, RIBA 2
Studied interior design before transferring to architecture at Nottingham Trent University and graduated in 2010 with RIBA 1. Worked as a part 1 assistant at Scape Systems in Nottingham and completed RIBA 2 at London Metropolitan University studying with Jonathan Woolf and Peter St John & Rod Heyes. Ben has previously worked at Adams & Sutherland and MSDA. Ben joined Archea in 2016.
Luke Miles - Consulting Architectural Assistant - BA Hons, Dip Arch, RIBA 2
Studied at London Metropolitan University extended degree for RIBA 1 with Public Works
and Pie Architecture
, graduating in 2012. Returned to The CASS (LMU) for RIBA 2, studying with the Free Unit
led by Prof. Robert Mull, and Unit 10 led by Signy Svalastoga
, graduating in 2016. Continues to act as a visiting critic at LMU. A practiced landscape carpenter and construction professional since 2005 and architectural designer since 2011. Has designed, supervised and built micro architecture, exhibitions, interiors, and landscape intervention projects across commercial, charity, and residential sectors. Joined ARCHEA in March 2017.