Hale Architecture was formed in 2013 by Roland Lee and Paul Hartley.

Paul and Roland lead a focused team, experienced in commercial architecture.

The team aims to ensure that all clients receive an exceptional quality of technical design output and a high level of personal service.

Hale’s expertise covers all aspects of commercial architecture; with a particular focus on the design and delivery of Master Plans, Industrial + Logistics spaces, Data Centres and Offices.

Meet the team

Lizhany Angarita
LIZHANY ANGARITA
Associate
Liz is a Architectural Assistant, having studied for her Architectural degree in Columbia and her MSc in Sustainable Energy and Entrepreneurship at the University of Nottingham. Liz has experience as an Architectural Assistant in Practices in the UK, Columbia and the US.
Jack Atkinson
JACK ATKINSON
Architectural Assistant
Jack is an Architectural Assistant, having studied at the University of Creative Arts in Farnham. Jack is developing his experience with Hale, building on his love of industrial architecture and previous experience in creative design.
Sebastian Bengoechea
SEBASTIAN BENGOECHEA
Architectural Assistant
Sebastian is an Architectural Assistant and is developing his experience at Hale having worked previously in both Argentina and Australia.
John Boateng
JOHN BOATENG
Associate
John is an RIBA and ARB qualified Architect. Prior to joining Hale, John worked for a range of Practices in the UK, most recently Powell Dobson Architects. John has a breadth of experience in mixed use, industrial and commercial architecture.
Nina Coe
NINA COE
Office Manager
Nina is Hale's Office Manager. Nina has a Masters in Architecture from the University of Johannesburg, but has since built her knowledge and experience in Practice Administration and Management. Prior to joining Hale, Nina was the Office Manager in a Practice in South Africa.
Jake Costi
JAKE COSTI
Associate
Jake is an ARB qualified Architect, having studied at the Leicester School of Architecture and London Metropolitan University. Jake has built his experience working on a range of industrial and commercial projects.
Michael Graham
MICHAEL GRAHAM
Associate Director
Michael is an ARB and RIBA qualified Architect. Prior to joining Hale as Associate Director, Michael worked as a Director of PRP Architects in the UK and Russia and as a Director of Hamilton Associates. Michael runs the team at Hale responsible for the feasibility and planning stages of projects.
Peter Grierson
PETER GRIERSON
Architect
Peter is an ARB and RIBA qualified Architect. Peter has extensive experience in commercial architecture, both in new build and the conversion/refurbishment of older buildings.
Barney Gucklhorn
BARNEY GUCKLHORN
Architectural Assistant
Barney is an Architectural Assistant and is developing his experience at Hale having completed a BA in Architecture at the University of Brighton.
Saumya Gupta
SAUMYA GUPTA
Architectural Assistant
Saumya is an Architectural Assistant, having studied in Manipal, India and more recently for her Masters in Architecture and Bio-Integrated Design at the Bartlett School of Architecture in London. Saumya also spent time at the Ecole Bleue of Global Design in Paris.
Jeremy Hadfield
JEREMY HADFIELD
Director
Jeremy is an ARB and RIBA qualified Architect. Prior to working at Hale, Jeremy worked for 7 years at Hamilton Associates and prior to this at Halpern Architects. Jeremy has over 10 years’ experience in the industrial and data centre sectors and runs a team responsible for the delivery of a range of office, industrial + logistics, data and master planning schemes.
Jordan Harris
JORDAN HARRIS
Systems Architect - Digital Operations Manager
Jordan's understanding of Architecture (he is a Part II qualified) combines with his IT skills to support Hale's digital operations. Jordan's BIM expertise and his understanding and confidence with a range of digital systems allow him to develop and manage Hale's system architecture.
Paul Hartley
PAUL HARTLEY
Founding Director
Prior to founding Hale, Paul was an equity Director at Hamilton Associates Architects with responsibility for office and industrial workspace. Paul’s work spans the UK, Europe and India and includes business parks, industrial + logistics, data centres, office new builds and extensive remodelling of office buildings. Clients benefit from Paul’s exceptional attention to detail and his extensive technical knowledge and application.
Kevin He
KEVIN HE
Architectural Assistant
Kevin is an Architectural Assistant, having studied at Clare College, University of Cambridge. Kevin is developing his experience at Hale, building on his previous work at Spencer Fung Architects.
Claudia Rodriguez
CLAUDIA RODRIGUEZ
Associate
Claudia is an Architectural Assistant; having qualified as an Architect at the De La Salle Bajio University Architectural Faculty, Leon, Gto, Mexico. She also received a Major in Design of Commercial Areas from De La Salle Bajio University's Design School. Prior to joining Hale, Claudia worked for 6 years as an Architect in Leon, Gto, Mexico.
Anna-Maria Hinis
ANNA-MARIA HINIS
Architectural Assistant
Anna-Maria is an Architectural Assistant and is developing her experience at Hale having completed her Masters of Architecture at the Bartlett School of Architecture in London.
Estuardo Jose del Angel
ESTUARDO JOSE DEL ANGEL
Project Lead
Estuardo has studied in both Mexico and the UK, having achieved a masters from the Architecture Association in London. Estuardo built his experience working for a number of practices in the UK and Mexico.
Stella Kallinikidou
STELLA KALLINIKIDOU
Architect
Stella is an ARB registered Architect having studied at Plymouth University and the Leicester School of Architecture. Before joining Hale, Stella built her experience working in both Greece and London.
Antonis Lalo
ANTONIS LALO
Architect
Antonis is an ARB registered Architect. Antonis studied for his Masters in Urban design at the Bartlett School of Architecture and worked for a time as a Digital Media Tutor before moving to the London South Bank University as a Senior Lecturer. Antonis has worked in both the UK and Greece and has extensive experience in airport and infrastructure projects.
Peter Lam
PETER LAM
Architect
Peter is an ARB registered Architect. Prior to joining Hale, Peter worked for a range of Practices in the UK, responsible for residential, office and mixed used projects.
Roland Lee
ROLAND LEE
Founding Director
Prior to founding Hale, Roland worked for 7 years as Programme Director for the Easter Group, a commercial property development and investment company. Roland oversaw the design and construction of Easter’s industrial buildings. Roland worked for 9 years as an Associate Director of Hamilton Associates, running their commercial architecture unit, where he met Paul Hartley. Roland has a personable and practical approach, with extensive experience in planning and design and the ability to make things happen efficiently and effectively.
Mark Leith
MARK LEITH
Associate
Mark is an Architectural Assistant, having qualified for professional practice in South Africa. Prior to joining Hale, Mark worked for a number of different Architecture Practices in the UK and South Africa, most recently working as Team Leader to the commercial division of Elphick Proome in Durban.
Felix Mara
FELIX MARA
Architect
Felix is an ARB and RIBA qualified Architect with extensive experience in Revit. Prior to joining Hale, Felix worked for a range of Practices and on many project types including education, public and residential projects, office buildings and industrial space.
Ekaterina Mikhaylova
EKATERINA MIKHAYLOVA
Architect
Ekaterina is an ARB registered Architect completing her Masters at Saint-Petersburg University of Architecture and her Part 3 at the University of Westminster in London. Ekaterina has built her experience in Russia and the UK in residential, offices and multi-functional buildings. Ekaterina is a Certified Passive House Designer.
Tendai Musasike
TENDAI MUSASIKE
Architectural Assistant
Tendai is an Architectural Assistant and is developing his experience at Hale having completed his BA in Johannesburg and his Masters at the University for Creative Arts in Canterbury.
Filipa Neto
FILIPA NETO
Director
Filipa is an ARB and RIBA qualified Architect having studied at London Metropolitan University and the University of Brighton. Prior to joining Hale, Filipa worked for Chalk Architecture in Brighton, AAS Crisobal Delago Vazault in Switzerland and Atelier Oscar Santos, Portugal.
Marta Perez de Ory
MARTA PEREZ DE ORY
Architect
Marta is an ARB and RIBA qualified Architect. Marta has studied in both Spain and Italy having achieved a masters from the Escuela Tecnica Superior de Arquitectura de Sevilla (ETSAS) and studying for a year at the Istituto Universitario di Architettura di Venezia. Marta built her experience working for a number of Practices in London prior to joining Hale.
Richard Potter
RICHARD POTTER
Associate
Richard is an RIBA and ARB qualified Architect. Richard has a broad experience, covering infrastructure projects, residential, retail, hotel, commercial and conservation. Prior to joining Hale, Richard spent 4 years with TTPP Construction Consultants.
Mahdieh Pourali
MAHDIEH POURALI
Associate
Maddy is an ARB and RIBA qualified Architect. Maddy studied for her Part III at the University of Westminster and also received a Masters in Urban Design from Oxford Brookes, University. Prior to joining Hale, Maddy worked for Levitt Bernstien and Azar Djamali Architects.
Mark Pugh
MARK PUGH
Architect
Mark is an experience Architect with a specialism in highly serviced complex buildings such as data centres and educational establishments, including laboratory facilities and library storage. Prior to joining Hale Mark has been involved in the design and construction of a range of building types. Mark holds a Principal Designer, CSCS Card.
Joshua Roche
JOSHUA ROCHE
Architectural Assistant
Joshua is an Architectural Assistant and is developing his experience at Hale having completed a BA in Architecture at UCA Canterbury.
Polina Romanova
POLINA ROMANOVA
Architectural Assistant
Polina is an experienced Architectural Assistant, having developed her experience in the UK and Russia. Polina completed her Masters in Architecture and Urbanism at the Moscow School of Architecture.
Pawel Sacharuk
PAWEL SACHARUK
Architect
Pawel is an experienced ARB registered Architect having worked for a range of Practices in Poland and the UK. Pawel has extensive experience in a range of sectors including Residential, Retail and Mixed Use development.
John Schegar
JOHN SCHEGAR
Director
John Schegar qualified as an Architect with the Bartlett School of Architecture, after studying for his BA in Architecture at Port Elizabeth, SA. John previously worked at Hamilton Associates, as Systems Architect, Project Architect and latterly Associate Director. John runs a team at Hale responsible for the delivery of a range of office, industrial, data and master planning schemes.
Lucia Tiefensee
LUCIA TIEFENSEE
Project Lead
Lucia joins Hale as a Project Lead, having worked as an Architect outside of the UK. Lucia has been accountable for large scale projects in Retail, Residential, Hotel and Industrial facilities.
Holly Tisson
HOLLY TISSON
Architectural Assistant
Holly is an Architectural Assistant, obtaining her BA in Architecture at the University of Newcastle. Holly has been building her experience at Hale, working on a broad range of projects.
Daniela Wasilewska
DANIELA WASILEWSKA
Practice Administrator
Daniela is the Practice Administrator at Hale. Daniela completed her BSc in Architecture at Coventry University before moving in to Practice administration.
John Wise
JOHN WISE
Associate
John is an ARB and RIBA qualified Architect. Prior to joining Hale, John worked for a range of Practices in the UK. John spent 6 years working with a London Borough as Senior Architect and Project Manager, understanding the process of local authority planning and construction. For 8 years John ran his own Architecture Practice in London.
Deborah Ball
DEBORAH BALL
Director
Deborah is a fundraising and strategy consultant with a specialism in sustainability, ESG and corporate responsibility. Deborah's communications experience and background in economic, environmental and social justice supports Hale to deliver commercial development that generates a positive impact.
Samantha Cullum
SAMANTHA CULLUM
Director
Samantha is a senior operations professional with over 20 years experience building product and service and has experience working at a senior level in commercial, third sector, privately owned and publicly listed companies. Samantha provides strategic and operational oversight.
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