meet the creative team

Youno Kim


Youno is the creator of Commercial Architecture. Having processed over 300 commercial planning applications, his planning knowledge and design skills are excellent.

Giancarlo Braido


Giancarlo is one of our senior architects, registered and qualified in the UK and Italy. He is vastly experienced on builds of varying size and theme.

Andrea Casati

Architectural Designer

Andrea has studied Architecture in Italy at the Politecnico in Milan. As an interior design enthusiast, he has a great eye for detail and passion for 3D visualisation.

He is a good team player, which helps move projects into production and completion.

Carlos Velasco

Senior Architect

One of our senior architects, Carlos has worked extensively in the UK and Spain, on residential, office, commercial, hospitality and cultural projects. He works on design and construction from concept to the final build.

Nadir Kayikci

Contract Administrator

Nadir studied Landscape Architecture, Art & Design and Architecture (BSC) at Anglia Ruskin University.

He works on all project stages from design to construction. He supports clients at the construction stage with our Contract Administration service, working closely with our chosen contractors .

Priyanka Mohite

Architectural Designer

Priyanka has experience working on planning and building control applications in the UK. She can guide you through the whole process to help you achieve a unique solution.

She enjoys creating 3D visuals which help our clients to see the full potential of their projects.

Dominique James

Architectural Designer

Dominique studied BA Architecture Kent University. She aims to fully qualify as an architect and is a keen to gather all the skills and processes needed for good design practice.

She enjoys the challenge of various reconfigurations to maximise internal space. She loves to be very creative and has a passion for 3D visual renders and new technologies.

Rachel Kim

Visual Designer

Rachel works on our marketing, web contents, brand identity and SEOs. She is interested in how new technology can give better solutions for our processes and systems. She is motivated likes to learn new things. She likes to impart her sense of challenge and energy to her team colleagues also.

Claire Alonge

Media Designer

Claire studied MA in Visual Arts – Digital Arts at the UAL, also BA(Hons) Design at Glasgow School of Art, and Diploma in Multimedia. She has extensive commercial experience in design for print. She enjoys video-editing, motion graphics and hand-coding, and has gained good knowledge of planning and construction. She supported clients through the planning and design stages and now works exclusively in our media team.

Yi-Na Liu

Architectural Designer

Yi-Na is a student at Nottingham Trent University, doing a BA in Interior Architecture and Design. She is currently on her placement year at with us.

She is a friendly and approachable person with good communication skills. She has worked on interior designs and architectural projects, and loves to create the best design solution possible. She has been involved in all stages from brief to construction.

Saher Murtaza

Planning Consultant

Vibrant and full of enthusiasm, Saher is the perfect person to consult with clients regarding their proposals at the outset. Her energetic approach and outgoing manner never fails to inspire confidence in our clients, leaving them well reassured with regards to the quality of our services. She is also writing some planning guides for us regarding respective borough policies.


Interior Designer

Ludovica is a talented Interior Designer. Having studied in Italy at Istituto Europeo di Design in Milan, she is ambitious, hard-working and passionate. She aspires to learn more in the field of luxury environments. She has worked on interior design projects for extensions, 3D immersive design visual renders, and FF&E refits.


Architectural Designer

Nadina is a graduate of Architecture (BA) from Manchester University. She enjoys taking on new challenges. Her interests are in 3D design and creating interactive environments for users.

She is also studying for her Masters degree, to en route to her goal of qualifying as an architect.


Architectural Designer

Dan is an experienced 3D designer, always keen to try various design options and concepts for each project.

He is passionate about new materials in the construction industry, especially environmentally friendly ones which are suitable for ecological and botanical architectural projects.

He carries out site surveys and creates existing drawings at the outset of each project, whilst focusing on client liaison in order to achieve optimum designs for them.

Kaishi Yamaguchi

Graphic Designer

Kaishi has experience in: company branding, logo design, front end development for the web, designing for mobile devices, web management, process management / team supervisor, online & offline marketing and material design. He is very dedicated to his role at Commercial Architecture.