Robert Ellis

Robert Ellis \ Architect

Robert is a qualified Architect and has worked at Design Engine since 2019. He is currently part of the architectural team delivering the Southern Campus Masterplan for Winchester College, which includes a new sports centre, the refurbishment and extension of the design technology faculty, and a support services department.

Prior to working at Design Engine Robert was an architect at Stephen Davy Peter Smith Architects with responsibility for the development of a mixed use office and residential building in Lambeth to stage 3, and an apartment development in Ealing to stage 5 under a traditional tender. Experience was also gained leading a number of mixed retail and residential projects to stage 3.

Robert gained experience in Urban Design project managing precinct plans and urban design reviews for private and public sector clients whilst working for Studio GL in Sydney.

Robert has a keen interest in local identity and how this can be reflected and interpreted in contemporary architectural forms; his thesis project at the University of Cardiff explored identity and legibility in the coastal townscape and was awarded a commendation.