Directors

Akay Zorlu BA (Hons) Dip Arch RIBA

Akay Zorlu is an Architect and Urban Designer with more than 20 years’ experience in a wide range of sectors including mixed-use regeneration, housing, leisure, community, commercial, industrial, infrastructure and bridge design. Akay has specific expertise in housing and residentially-led mixed-use urban design with a focus on creating beautiful, contextual, social, adaptable and sustainable places to live and work. He specifically enjoys developing innovative solutions to constrained urban sites for private, developer or public sector clients. Akay is an accredited RIBA Client Advisor.

Ruairi Reeves BA (Hons) Dip Arch RIBA

Ruairi Reeves is a Chartered Architect with 18 years experience delivering healthcare projects through all design stages. Ruairi’s particular strengths are in concept design and stakeholder engagement. He is particularly interested in creating therapeutic environments that contribute to a patient’s well-being and recovery and how healthcare fits into the local context. He continues to speak at events on these topics. Ruairi is also a director of Medical Architecture. With this joint role he is in charge of developing new opportunities between housing and healthcare.

Associates

Kerry Branford BA Hons PG Dip Arch RIBA

Kerry is a Chartered Architect with 20 years’ experience in residential and mixed-use schemes. She has worked on many types of residential development including private sales, Estates Renewal, Extra Care and community buildings. She has extensive skills relating to design and construction practice and leads on the practice’s business development and promotion.

Eadaoin Ni Fhearghail BArch Hons ARB

Eadaoin is a Registered Architect with 10 years’ experience in residential, mixed-use and education projects. She has experience of working with a wide variety of client groups as well as designing Extra Care and private houses. Eadaoin is a Certified Passivhaus Designer and heads up the practice’s IT and CPD programme.

Registered with the Architect’s Registration Board

Royal Institute of British Architects Chartered Practice

Member of The Green Register

TM Architects design award-winning buildings and places that are contemporary and contextual. Taking references from a site’s history and surroundings, we develop a unique language and narrative that produces a fresh and site-specific solution for each project.

We offer a collaborative and pro-active approach to architecture and urban design. Our ability to produce the optimum design for our clients is centred on listening to them, understanding their requirements and working closely with them. Combining this with our skill, detailed knowledge and experience of the planning, technical and legislative environment, we produce an architecture that is distinctive, affordable and enjoyable.

Recent Clients Include:

Gateway Housing Association

The Guinness Partnership

Harrow Churches Housing Association

Network Housing Group

Notting Hill Housing

One Housing Group

Octavia Housing

Thurrock Council