Our Team

Niccolò Barattieri di San Pietro

Chief Executive Officer, Northacre

Niccolò has spent more than 20 years in the worlds of finance and real estate. A former partner at global real estate advisor Est4te Four and a former hedge fund trader, he brought his wealth of experience to Northacre in 2013.

Alessandro Butini

Operations Director, Northacre

Alessandro ensures all our clients are satisfied. He is also N Studio's head of acquisitions and new business, reviewing opportunities across the real estate spectrum. The key to Alessandro’s success? Attention to detail.

Niccolò has spent more than 20 years in the worlds of finance and real estate. A former partner at global real estate advisor Est4te Four and a former hedge fund trader, he brought his wealth of experience to Northacre in 2013.

Alessandro ensures all our clients are satisfied. He is also N Studio's head of acquisitions and new business, reviewing opportunities across the real estate spectrum. The key to Alessandro’s success? Attention to detail.

Alice Nobel

Architectural Intern, N Studio

Prior to joining N Studio, Alice completed her Bachelor in Architecture in Stockholm and had a summer internship at the Swedish architecture firm Equator. She assists her fellow architects on a wide range projects and is eager to learn new things every day and contributing where she can. Alice loves art and enjoys spending weekends at galleries and museums.

Alind Bamarni

Accounts Assistant, Northacre

Alind joined Northacre after completing an economics degree at the University of Bath. He works to ensure Northacre’s suppliers are paid on time and assists the accountants with their daily tasks. Working towards his CIMA qualification, Alind hopes to become a Management Accountant. He is passionate about helping people, having spent a summer teaching English to refugees in Northern Iraq.

Prior to joining N Studio, Alice completed her Bachelor in Architecture in Stockholm and had a summer internship at the Swedish architecture firm Equator. She assists her fellow architects on a wide range projects and is eager to learn new things every day and contributing where she can. Alice loves art and enjoys spending weekends at galleries and museums.

Alind joined Northacre after completing an economics degree at the University of Bath. He works to ensure Northacre’s suppliers are paid on time and assists the accountants with their daily tasks. Working towards his CIMA qualification, Alind hopes to become a Management Accountant. He is passionate about helping people, having spent a summer teaching English to refugees in Northern Iraq.

Amanda Montiel

Architectural Assistant, N Studio

Amanda studied Architecture in Maracaibo, Venezuela. She joined a practice, working mainly in residential projects, from refurbishments of flats and houses to complete design of high rise residential buildings. In 2015 she studied a Master in Design and Architecture of Interiors in Madrid. She then moved to London to work in an award winning practice ‘Brisac Gonzalez Architects’ to design mixed use buildings and an Office tower in central London.

Amy Houlston

Head of Brand, Northacre

Amy is brand manager and handles all PR and marketing initiatives at Northacre. She joined in 2017 and has over 7 years’ of luxury marketing experience having previously worked for a leading superyacht brokerage house. Prior to this she was responsible for coordinating the press fleet for Volkswagen and Audi.

Amanda studied Architecture in Maracaibo, Venezuela. She joined a practice, working mainly in residential projects, from refurbishments of flats and houses to complete design of high rise residential buildings. In 2015 she studied a Master in Design and Architecture of Interiors in Madrid. She then moved to London to work in an award winning practice ‘Brisac Gonzalez Architects’ to design mixed use buildings and an Office tower in central London.

Amy is brand manager and handles all PR and marketing initiatives at Northacre. She joined in 2017 and has over 7 years’ of luxury marketing experience having previously worked for a leading superyacht brokerage house. Prior to this she was responsible for coordinating the press fleet for Volkswagen and Audi.

Curro Pitarch

Architectural Assistant, N Studio

Curro qualified in Spain with a postgraduate degree in Interior Design. Before joining N Studio, he has worked in a variety of practices across Europe, becoming an expert in the design of residential, retail, corporate and hotel spaces. With a true passion for unique properties, Curro is dedicated to high standards of design and architecture.

Cynthia Kung

PA and Team Coordinator, NStudio

Cynthia joined Northacre in 2016 and now assists the Creative Director of Architecture and coordinates the Architecture team at N Studio. With a degree in Graphic Design and Illustration, she enjoys working in an innovative environment that allows her to offer her design expertise. Cynthia is an animal lover and a travel enthusiast, visiting 8 countries last year.

Curro qualified in Spain with a postgraduate degree in Interior Design. Before joining N Studio, he has worked in a variety of practices across Europe, becoming an expert in the design of residential, retail, corporate and hotel spaces. With a true passion for unique properties, Curro is dedicated to high standards of design and architecture.

Cynthia joined Northacre in 2016 and now assists the Creative Director of Architecture and coordinates the Architecture team at N Studio. With a degree in Graphic Design and Illustration, she enjoys working in an innovative environment that allows her to offer her design expertise. Cynthia is an animal lover and a travel enthusiast, visiting 8 countries last year.

David Harman

Development Director, Northacre

A qualified chartered surveyor, David joined Northacre in 2013. He is leading landmark scheme The Broadway from acquisition to completion, having won planning permission in record time. David has a passion for real estate development.

Dipika Parmar

Senior Interior Designer, N Studio

Classically trained in designing bespoke textiles, Dipika has a passion for mixing the old and the new. With over 10 years’ experience working on high end residential interiors, she recently joined N Studio as Senior Interior Designer. Dipika also enjoys travelling, salsa dancing and cooking.

A qualified chartered surveyor, David joined Northacre in 2013. He is leading landmark scheme The Broadway from acquisition to completion, having won planning permission in record time. David has a passion for real estate development.

Classically trained in designing bespoke textiles, Dipika has a passion for mixing the old and the new. With over 10 years’ experience working on high end residential interiors, she recently joined N Studio as Senior Interior Designer. Dipika also enjoys travelling, salsa dancing and cooking.

Emma Wyburd

Development Manager, Northacre

Emma is a chartered surveyor and has worked across a variety of disciplines covering the London property market. She is focused on the delivery of The Broadway, a landmark mixed-used development which will create a vibrant new quarter at the heart of Westminster. Outside of the office Emma loves a game of tennis, admiring architecture, adventuring the world and looking after her favourite dog, Smudge.

Eva Hernandez

Architect, N Studio

Eva finished her degree and master in Architecture in Seville. She developed a multidisciplinary knowledge on design, detailing, construction management and structural analysis. Prior to N Studio, Eva worked at James Cubitt + Partners, where she was responsible for the generation of design proposals and technical packages for projects in the UK and Middle East. Out of the office she loves travelling, dancing and reading.

Emma is a chartered surveyor and has worked across a variety of disciplines covering the London property market. She is focused on the delivery of The Broadway, a landmark mixed-used development which will create a vibrant new quarter at the heart of Westminster. Outside of the office Emma loves a game of tennis, admiring architecture, adventuring the world and looking after her favourite dog, Smudge.

Eva finished her degree and master in Architecture in Seville. She developed a multidisciplinary knowledge on design, detailing, construction management and structural analysis. Prior to N Studio, Eva worked at James Cubitt + Partners, where she was responsible for the generation of design proposals and technical packages for projects in the UK and Middle East. Out of the office she loves travelling, dancing and reading.

Faith Wormald

Receptionist, Northacre

Faith joined Northacre’s offices after working in retail management. Faith ensures the smooth running of the office and is the first point of contact for clients and guests. After completing her Bachelors in Film and Television, Faith admits to being a novice short film maker but also enjoys cooking, finding the best brunch spots, and travelling.

Georgina Reeves

Brand Executive, Northacre

Georgina graduated with a degree in History of Art from the University of Warwick. With a background in property and interior design, she is passionate about creating design-led, brand experiences. At Northacre, Georgina works with our Head of Brand to curate each projects story. She loves to travel, with a backpacking trip in 2016 taking her to six incredible countries.

Faith joined Northacre’s offices after working in retail management. Faith ensures the smooth running of the office and is the first point of contact for clients and guests. After completing her Bachelors in Film and Television, Faith admits to being a novice short film maker but also enjoys cooking, finding the best brunch spots, and travelling.

Georgina graduated with a degree in History of Art from the University of Warwick. With a background in property and interior design, she is passionate about creating design-led, brand experiences. At Northacre, Georgina works with our Head of Brand to curate each projects story. She loves to travel, with a backpacking trip in 2016 taking her to six incredible countries.

Haris Aristodemou

Architect, N Studio

Haris is a qualified Architect in the UK and in Cyprus. Before joining N Studio, he was at Foster + Partners where he was involved with the design and development of high-end retail projects across key markets including the UK, Europe and Asia. Throughout his career, Haris has also been involved in the design of high-rise buildings and luxury residential schemes in the Middle East.

Holly Stone

Creative Director of Interior Design, N Studio

With more than 10 years’ experience in high-end residential interior design, Holly has delivered some of Northacre’s most prestigious projects. In her spare time, she plans how to make her home as beautiful as those of her clients.

Haris is a qualified Architect in the UK and in Cyprus. Before joining N Studio, he was at Foster + Partners where he was involved with the design and development of high-end retail projects across key markets including the UK, Europe and Asia. Throughout his career, Haris has also been involved in the design of high-rise buildings and luxury residential schemes in the Middle East.

With more than 10 years’ experience in high-end residential interior design, Holly has delivered some of Northacre’s most prestigious projects. In her spare time, she plans how to make her home as beautiful as those of her clients.

Jacob Dunn

Development Manager, Northacre

Jacob keeps our projects on time and on budget. A trained architectural technologist, he is passionate about property. Outside work, Jacob is a keen cyclist and recently travelled on two wheels from London to Amsterdam.

Janice Tam

Senior Architect, N Studio

Janice has practiced both in the UK and Hong Kong, with a wide range of experience in the residential, transportation and aviation sectors. Janice is inspired by the problem-solving process and enjoys collaborating with other consultants to realise a design’s potential. Her favourite architect is Le Corbusier, who turned his theories into beautiful buildings which positively contributed to modern life.

Jacob keeps our projects on time and on budget. A trained architectural technologist, he is passionate about property. Outside work, Jacob is a keen cyclist and recently travelled on two wheels from London to Amsterdam.

Janice has practiced both in the UK and Hong Kong, with a wide range of experience in the residential, transportation and aviation sectors. Janice is inspired by the problem-solving process and enjoys collaborating with other consultants to realise a design’s potential. Her favourite architect is Le Corbusier, who turned his theories into beautiful buildings which positively contributed to modern life.

Jasmine Zhang

Project Accountant, Northacre

Jasmine is a an ACCA qualified accountant, experienced in property development and real estate fund industry. She is currently responsible for project appraisals, budget cash flows, and accounts productions. Jasmine is passionate about architecture and interior styling. She also enjoy travelling and playing piano in her personal time.

Karina Lon

Senior Interior Designer, N Studio

Karina joined N-Studio as Senior Interior Designer. She has ten years of design and property experience, and has an extreme passion for food!

Jasmine is a an ACCA qualified accountant, experienced in property development and real estate fund industry. She is currently responsible for project appraisals, budget cash flows, and accounts productions. Jasmine is passionate about architecture and interior styling. She also enjoy travelling and playing piano in her personal time.

Karina joined N-Studio as Senior Interior Designer. She has ten years of design and property experience, and has an extreme passion for food!

Katharina Gudrun Hieger

Senior Architect, N Studio

Katharina is a fully qualified architect in the UK and in Austria. She holds a RIBA Part III Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Practice and Management in Architecture and a Diploma/Masters in Architecture from The Bartlett, University College London. Prior to joining N Studio in 2017, Katharina was at Zaha Hadid Architects, where she worked as a Senior Architect on a wide range of projects in Northern Africa, China, USA, Europe and the Middle East.

Kerry Taylor

PA and Project Coordinator, Northacre

Kerry’s can-do attitude helps deadlines seem less deadly. When she’s not organising the development team’s activities and providing support to the directors, she can usually be found shopping for bargains.

Katharina is a fully qualified architect in the UK and in Austria. She holds a RIBA Part III Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Practice and Management in Architecture and a Diploma/Masters in Architecture from The Bartlett, University College London. Prior to joining N Studio in 2017, Katharina was at Zaha Hadid Architects, where she worked as a Senior Architect on a wide range of projects in Northern Africa, China, USA, Europe and the Middle East.

Kerry’s can-do attitude helps deadlines seem less deadly. When she’s not organising the development team’s activities and providing support to the directors, she can usually be found shopping for bargains.

Lucia Garcia Lara

Designer, N Studio

Through her preliminary sketches and detailed plans, Lucia reveals the form and function of our products. After spending some time living in the Amazon, she is now an expert canoeist. She also enjoys photography.

Lucia Petrelli

Creative Director of Architecture, N Studio

Lucia is a UK and IT registered Architect. She Worked in Florence and then she moved to London at Foster +Partners. She gained a wide ranging experience in Italy, Europe, US and Middle East, utilising an ability to build strong, influential working relationships with multi-discipline and multi-party delivery teams. She is able to bring the energy, drive and scope of ability to ensure successful project completion.

Through her preliminary sketches and detailed plans, Lucia reveals the form and function of our products. After spending some time living in the Amazon, she is now an expert canoeist. She also enjoys photography.

Lucia is a UK and IT registered Architect. She Worked in Florence and then she moved to London at Foster +Partners. She gained a wide ranging experience in Italy, Europe, US and Middle East, utilising an ability to build strong, influential working relationships with multi-discipline and multi-party delivery teams. She is able to bring the energy, drive and scope of ability to ensure successful project completion.

Lydia Rodgers

PA to the CEO

Lydia joined the team in December 2016 to support and assist Northacre’s CEO. A dedicated Personal Assistant with the desire to support and care for people, Lydia is also completing a Psychology degree and three Psychological Diplomas in her spare time.

Marijana Zagar

Senior Interior Designer, N Studio

With over 10 years’ experience working on high end residential projects Marijana is responsible for designing interior schemes for both private clients and development projects. She is a creative individual with passion for design, art and beautiful things who also enjoys travelling.

Lydia joined the team in December 2016 to support and assist Northacre’s CEO. A dedicated Personal Assistant with the desire to support and care for people, Lydia is also completing a Psychology degree and three Psychological Diplomas in her spare time.

With over 10 years’ experience working on high end residential projects Marijana is responsible for designing interior schemes for both private clients and development projects. She is a creative individual with passion for design, art and beautiful things who also enjoys travelling.

Matthew Mowlam

Commercial Finance Manager, Northacre

Holding a CIMA Advanced Diploma in management accounting, Matt ensures strong financial management. He joined Northacre in 2013. Matt is an avid rugby fan and once came third in a boiled-egg-eating contest.

Miguel da Silva

Senior Designer, N Studio

Miguel manages N Studio's residential projects from start to finish, overseeing the interior architecture and coordinating with construction professionals. An eternal optimist, he even enjoys cycling in the rain.

Holding a CIMA Advanced Diploma in management accounting, Matt ensures strong financial management. He joined Northacre in 2013. Matt is an avid rugby fan and once came third in a boiled-egg-eating contest.

Miguel manages N Studio's residential projects from start to finish, overseeing the interior architecture and coordinating with construction professionals. An eternal optimist, he even enjoys cycling in the rain.

Orlando Rodriguez

Design Director, Northacre

Trained as an architect, Orlando leads on design, from the layout of each apartment to the overall interior design concept. He joined Northacre in 2006. Like Leonardo da Vinci, Orlando believes simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.

Ovidiu Mihutescu

Junior Architect – N Studio

After receiving his masters in architecture in 2013, Ovidiu moved on to work with Zaha Hadid Architects as a result of winning an architectural competition. He has a holistic approach over the architectural process and he’s passionate about researching and creating new design visions. When he’s not designing you can find him running mountain marathons or ski touring.

Trained as an architect, Orlando leads on design, from the layout of each apartment to the overall interior design concept. He joined Northacre in 2006. Like Leonardo da Vinci, Orlando believes simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.

After receiving his masters in architecture in 2013, Ovidiu moved on to work with Zaha Hadid Architects as a result of winning an architectural competition. He has a holistic approach over the architectural process and he’s passionate about researching and creating new design visions. When he’s not designing you can find him running mountain marathons or ski touring.

Pablo Apolinar

Designer, N Studio

Pablo has recently completed his PhD in architecture and has brought his own creative point of view to the N Studio team. He finds inspiration by visiting museums and enjoys taking in the city’s architecture whilst riding his bike.

Paola Majorano

Sales Consultant

An international luxury residential passionate, Paola looks after the sales of Northacre’s prestigious projects. When not busy networking and selling properties in five languages, Paola is all about her family and friends, and loves to run, literally.

Pablo has recently completed his PhD in architecture and has brought his own creative point of view to the N Studio team. He finds inspiration by visiting museums and enjoys taking in the city’s architecture whilst riding his bike.

An international luxury residential passionate, Paola looks after the sales of Northacre’s prestigious projects. When not busy networking and selling properties in five languages, Paola is all about her family and friends, and loves to run, literally.

Payal Gandhi

Architectural Assistant, N Studio

Payal has recently graduated with a Master in Architecture from the University of Kent. Creating architecture by experimenting with material and proportion is her passion. She enjoys using a combination of techniques to craft her designs, such as hand drawing, model making and digital software . Payal also enjoys travelling the world to gain inspiration, knowledge and to appreciate different architectural styles.

Pippa Dougall

Sales Consultant, Northacre

Pippa has worked in the property industry for seven years, predominantly based out of London’s leading market place Kensington & Chelsea, where she has studiously developed a solid network and client base. When not immersed in selling Northacre’s exciting and innovative projects, Pippa enjoys being outdoors with ‘Baxter The Beagle’ and travelling to experience the cultures and culinary delights from the world’s great cities.

Payal has recently graduated with a Master in Architecture from the University of Kent. Creating architecture by experimenting with material and proportion is her passion. She enjoys using a combination of techniques to craft her designs, such as hand drawing, model making and digital software . Payal also enjoys travelling the world to gain inspiration, knowledge and to appreciate different architectural styles.

Pippa has worked in the property industry for seven years, predominantly based out of London’s leading market place Kensington & Chelsea, where she has studiously developed a solid network and client base. When not immersed in selling Northacre’s exciting and innovative projects, Pippa enjoys being outdoors with ‘Baxter The Beagle’ and travelling to experience the cultures and culinary delights from the world’s great cities.

Sam Richardson

Assistant Management Accountant, Northacre

Sam makes sure Northacre’s suppliers remain happy by always paying their invoices on time. A keen football fan who is currently studying for his AAT Advanced Diploma in accounting, Sam was named ‘grooviest mover’ at his school’s sixth-form awards.

Sarina Hawkins

Coordinator, N Studio

Sarina joined Northacre in 2015 to provide office management services and now assists the N Studio team. Professional and personable, she is creative in all areas of her life – except in the kitchen, where she describes herself as a disaster.

Sam makes sure Northacre’s suppliers remain happy by always paying their invoices on time. A keen football fan who is currently studying for his AAT Advanced Diploma in accounting, Sam was named ‘grooviest mover’ at his school’s sixth-form awards.

Sarina joined Northacre in 2015 to provide office management services and now assists the N Studio team. Professional and personable, she is creative in all areas of her life – except in the kitchen, where she describes herself as a disaster.

Simon Diesendruck

Senior Designer, N Studio

After finishing his architecture degree in California, Simon moved to Vienna to join the renowned studio Coop Himmelb(l)au where he worked on high profile projects in China and the Middle East. He then went to London where he completed a Postgraduate Diploma while working at Michaelis Boyd. There, he led a range of projects including luxurious private residences, boutique hotels, and private members clubs. Simon's diverse and comprehensive project experience allow him to drive projects and ensure that the outcome will be of the highest quality.

Simon Edwardson

Head of Sales, Northacre

Simon heads up the Sales Department at Northacre, assisting the growth and development of the team and also ensuring that we achieve sales from across the globe on our market leading developments.

After finishing his architecture degree in California, Simon moved to Vienna to join the renowned studio Coop Himmelb(l)au where he worked on high profile projects in China and the Middle East. He then went to London where he completed a Postgraduate Diploma while working at Michaelis Boyd. There, he led a range of projects including luxurious private residences, boutique hotels, and private members clubs. Simon's diverse and comprehensive project experience allow him to drive projects and ensure that the outcome will be of the highest quality.

Simon heads up the Sales Department at Northacre, assisting the growth and development of the team and also ensuring that we achieve sales from across the globe on our market leading developments.

Vanessa Edmunds

HR and Office Manager

A French and Philosophy graduate, Vanessa began her career in PR and Events, and after a brief stint as an Executive Assistant is now an HR generalist, overseeing the recruitment process, employee lifecycle and also the management of the Battersea office. Vanessa is passionate about fashion, music and politics.

Young Woo Lee

Designer, N Studio

A qualified architectural assistant, Young Woo joined us in 2016 as an architectural designer. When not exploring the edges of possibility in virtual reality, Young Woo enjoys watching movies in actual reality.

A French and Philosophy graduate, Vanessa began her career in PR and Events, and after a brief stint as an Executive Assistant is now an HR generalist, overseeing the recruitment process, employee lifecycle and also the management of the Battersea office. Vanessa is passionate about fashion, music and politics.

A qualified architectural assistant, Young Woo joined us in 2016 as an architectural designer. When not exploring the edges of possibility in virtual reality, Young Woo enjoys watching movies in actual reality.