ARB RIBA OAPPC (Italy)
Katia is an architect and urban designer with a wide design experience ranging from large-scale masterplanning and regeneration schemes to architecture and interior design.
At tp bennett Katia, is responsible for major retail and mixed-use developments in the UK, including
Hounslow High Street Quarter, Rochdale Riverside Development, and she is currently engaged in the regeneration of Luton Town Centre and Hemel Hempstead. As well as the UK, Katia also takes her expertise to international markets, via international conferences, and the countries in which she has worked on schemes include Italy, France, Germany in Europe, Turkey, Bahrain and Azerbaijan in the Middle East and Thailand.
Katia’s work has been recognised by ICSC (International Council of Shopping Centres) Awards. She is an active mentor to Part I and II students at RIBA and works as an external examiner with a number of London universities. As a member of the architectural NGOs Article 25 (Development & Disaster Relief) and Architecture Sans Frontières UK, she has also been involved in community and regeneration work overseas.