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 spent a Summer internship at the Swedish architecture firm Equator. She assists her fellow architects on a wide range of projects, and is eager to learn new things every day. 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 spent a Summer internship at the Swedish architecture firm Equator. She assists her fellow architects on a wide range of projects, and is eager to learn new things every day. 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 on residential projects, from refurbishments of flats and houses to complete design of high rise residential buildings. In 2015, Amanda completed her Masters in Design and Architecture of Interiors in Madrid. She then moved to London to work at the award-winning practice: ‘Brisac Gonzalez Architects,’ designing mixed use buildings and an office tower in central London.

Amy Houlston

Head of Brand, Northacre

Amy handles all PR and marketing initiatives at Northacre. She joined in 2017 and has over seven years of luxury marketing experience, having previously worked for a leading super yacht 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 on residential projects, from refurbishments of flats and houses to complete design of high rise residential buildings. In 2015, Amanda completed her Masters in Design and Architecture of Interiors in Madrid. She then moved to London to work at the award-winning practice: ‘Brisac Gonzalez Architects,’ designing mixed use buildings and an office tower in central London.

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

Carlos Salazar

Project Manager, Northacre

A Chartered Project Manager, Carlos has worked on award winning developments in high profile London markets such as Covent Garden, St. James’s Square and Mayfair. Carlos is passionate about property and enjoys creating vibrant new spaces, from inception to completion. Originally from Colombia, he is also a former engineer and aspiring artist and painter.

Curro Pitarch

Architectural Assistant, N STUDIO

Curro qualified in Spain with a postgraduate degree in Interior Design. Before joining N STUDIO, he 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.

A Chartered Project Manager, Carlos has worked on award winning developments in high profile London markets such as Covent Garden, St. James’s Square and Mayfair. Carlos is passionate about property and enjoys creating vibrant new spaces, from inception to completion. Originally from Colombia, he is also a former engineer and aspiring artist and painter.

Curro qualified in Spain with a postgraduate degree in Interior Design. Before joining N STUDIO, he 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, N STUDIO

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 eight 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.

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 eight countries last year.

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.

Emanuela Fulgenzi

Interior Designer, N STUDIO

Trained in Rome and London, Emanuela began her career at an Italian fabric house. She is always seeking inspiration for her contemporary interior designs, spending her weekends scouring galleries and vintage shops.

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.

Trained in Rome and London, Emanuela began her career at an Italian fabric house. She is always seeking inspiration for her contemporary interior designs, spending her weekends scouring galleries and vintage shops.

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.

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.

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.

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

As Development Manager at Northacre, Jacob is currently managing the redevelopment of the former Chelsea Police Station on Lucan Place. He joined Northacre in 2016 and has since delivered a grand townhouse on the historic Chester Square, Belgravia on behalf of a private client. Outside work, Jacob is a keen cyclist and recently traveled on two wheels from London to Amsterdam.

Jan Trbizan

Technical Manager, Northacre

A registered Architect with over 13 years of experience, Jan has been active in Europe, South America, Russia and the Middle East. A meticulous problem solver and teamwork devotee, the predominant focus of his endeavours has been delivering residential and mixed used schemes in super-prime London locations. He is also the holder of the much-coveted Master Seaman Scout badge.

As Development Manager at Northacre, Jacob is currently managing the redevelopment of the former Chelsea Police Station on Lucan Place. He joined Northacre in 2016 and has since delivered a grand townhouse on the historic Chester Square, Belgravia on behalf of a private client. Outside work, Jacob is a keen cyclist and recently traveled on two wheels from London to Amsterdam.

A registered Architect with over 13 years of experience, Jan has been active in Europe, South America, Russia and the Middle East. A meticulous problem solver and teamwork devotee, the predominant focus of his endeavours has been delivering residential and mixed used schemes in super-prime London locations. He is also the holder of the much-coveted Master Seaman Scout badge.

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 in October 2016. She has over 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 in October 2016. She has over 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.

Lea Amann

Architectural Assistant, N STUDIO

Lea holds a Master of Architecture from The University of Western Australia and joined N STUDIO with experience working on large scale, commercial projects in the Australian public sector. She has a profound interest in the conceptual, anthropological context that informs an architectural scheme, particularly at a civic scale and strives to maintain the position of architecture as a medium with the capacity to influence ways of seeing, ways of living.

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.

Lea holds a Master of Architecture from The University of Western Australia and joined N STUDIO with experience working on large scale, commercial projects in the Australian public sector. She has a profound interest in the conceptual, anthropological context that informs an architectural scheme, particularly at a civic scale and strives to maintain the position of architecture as a medium with the capacity to influence ways of seeing, ways of living.

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 originally worked in Florence and then moved to London, where she worked at Foster + Partners. Lucia has gained a wide-ranging experience in Italy, Europe, US and the Middle East, developing 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.

Lucia is a UK and IT registered Architect. She originally worked in Florence and then moved to London, where she worked at Foster + Partners. Lucia has gained a wide-ranging experience in Italy, Europe, US and the Middle East, developing 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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 towards the architectural process, and is passionate about researching and creating new design visions. When he is not designing, you can find him running mountain marathons or ski touring.

Pablo Apolinar

Designer, N STUDIO

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

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 towards the architectural process, and is passionate about researching and creating new design visions. When he is not designing, you can find him running mountain marathons or ski touring.

Pablo recently completed his PhD in architecture and has brought his own creative point of view to the N STUDIO team. He finds inspiration from 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.

Payal Gandhi

Architectural Assistant, N STUDIO

Payal graduated with a Masters 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 traveling the world to gain inspiration, knowledge and to appreciate different architectural styles.

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 graduated with a Masters 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 traveling 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 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.

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 and travelling to experience the cultures and culinary delights from the world’s great cities.

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.

Sarah Henshilwood

Receptionist / Office Manager

Sarah joined Northacre in 2018 to handle Office Management and Reception duties. With over three years’ experience in Customer Service & Sales, Sarah prides herself on her ability to get on with everyone whilst providing a fun but professional approach.

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.

Sarah joined Northacre in 2018 to handle Office Management and Reception duties. With over three years’ experience in Customer Service & Sales, Sarah prides herself on her ability to get on with everyone whilst providing a fun but professional approach.

Simon Diesendruck

Senior Designer, N STUDIO

After finishing his Architecture degree in California, Simon joined the renowned studio Coop Himmelb(l)au in Vienna, where he worked on high profile projects in China and the Middle East. He then moved to London and worked with Michaelis Boyd, leading 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

As Head of Sales, Simon oversees all sales campaigns internationally for Northacre’s landmark developments. Day to day, he also runs the internal sales team and works closely with the architectural and development teams to ensure that the delivery of Northacre’s schemes are the perfect fit for new residents. Before joining Northacre, Simon worked at top tier property firms for over 8 years where he specialised in investment sales.

After finishing his Architecture degree in California, Simon joined the renowned studio Coop Himmelb(l)au in Vienna, where he worked on high profile projects in China and the Middle East. He then moved to London and worked with Michaelis Boyd, leading 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.

As Head of Sales, Simon oversees all sales campaigns internationally for Northacre’s landmark developments. Day to day, he also runs the internal sales team and works closely with the architectural and development teams to ensure that the delivery of Northacre’s schemes are the perfect fit for new residents. Before joining Northacre, Simon worked at top tier property firms for over 8 years where he specialised in investment sales.

Young Woo Lee

Designer, N STUDIO

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.

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.