Chara Simatou

BSc (Hons) MArch, MSc

Architectural Designer

Chara became part of Hutchinson & Partners on commencement of the practice in January 2018 having previously worked at UNIT Architects from 2016 on a number of projects including Colindale Gardens and Hendon Waterside.

Chara completed her Architecture and MSc in Environmental Design of Buildings at the Welsh School of Architecture at Cardiff University in 2016. She was awarded with a First in Architectural Design for her third year project under the tutelage of Peter Salter, while her fifth year project was exhibited at Jestico + Whiles, MAD’s exhibition for the LFA 2015. Chara has also worked for London based practices HUT Architects and ZRP Architects, where she gained experience in residential, commercial and educational architecture of various scales. In Athens, Chara worked in a high profile practice on a large scale resort development, in the island of Rhodes.  Chara, has a particular interest in environmental design and innovation in technical detailing.