Grimshaw , managing partner
Kirsten is a highly accomplished architect with over 25 years experience in strategic planning, urban design and regeneration in sensitive environments. She is a collaborative design leader who brings insight and experience to the development of large-scale project in the sport, arts and culture sectors. On top of her design work, Kirsten also acts as the managing partner for Grimshaw’s London office, overseeing the development of the studio as it continues to grow. Kirsten's work has been acknowledged for its subtle response to place and its unique expressive and material qualities. She champions Grimshaw's women in architecture programme, and in 2014, she was shortlisted for the AJ Woman Architect of the Year award.