Yvette Hanson

BA(Hons) DipArch DipAP RIBA Principal Director

Yvette studied architecture at Leicester Polytechnic and Singapore University and commenced her commercial experience at BDP and EPR Design before joining tp bennett in 1992.  She quickly became a key designer on numerous mixed use, retail, residential, refurbishment and commercial projects developing the design from concept to completion.

In 1998 Yvette joined the expanding interior design team as a project associate and led numerous strategic workplace studies and interior design/ fit-outs.  She became a Partner of the practice in 2003.

Yvette uses her combined architectural and interior design experience to deliver projects for both the public and private sectors.  Projects include major speculative office developments, sensitive historic building refurbishments, strategic masterplanning, residential projects and end user developments/fit-outs. Clients include major developers, NHS Trusts, design and build contractors, and end users such as The City of London,  SSAFA, JPMC, Kier Property,  The National Audit Office, Shell and O2. Yvette also leads both the Office of Government Commerce and House of Commons frameworks.

Yvette believes that the challenge of architecture and interior design is to balance commercial insight with design excellence from concept to completion. She is involved from in both small and large projects, and is keen to engender a non-adversarial and co-ordinated team approach at the outset to ensure a successful and enjoyable project for all.