Stephen Taylor

Stephen Taylor

BA (hons), Dip.Arch, RIBA – Director

Stephen studied architecture at the Oxford Polytechnic School of Architecture, graduated in 1988 and gained a post graduate diploma at Leeds Polytechnic School of Architecture in 1990.
Prior to joining BB Partnership in 1997 he worked for a number of practices in London.
His experience is mainly in the residential sector and ranges from one-off properties to multi-unit developments, including the refurbishment and adaption of listed buildings. He also has experience in commercial development and has been responsible for several embassy schemes in Central London.

Julian Williams

Julian Williams

BSc (hons), BArch, RIBA – Director

Julian studied at Cardiff University and qualified as an architect in 1999, the same year that he joined BB Partnership.
He has gained a lot of experience in residential sector developments, ranging from social housing to high-end properties and varying in scale from modest extensions and conversions to large one-off houses and multi-unit developments, including the refurbishment and adaption of listed buildings. He has also worked on projects in both the medical and commercial sectors.


Whatever the commission, the Directors maintain a close and personal involvement with all their clients and projects from inception to completion.


Manuela Barale

Manuela Barale

BA(Hons), Dip Arch, RIBA – Director
Susan Price

Susan Price

BA(Hons), Dip Arch, RIBA – Director

The Team

Leonard Appleby

Leonard Appleby

• Senior Architect
• BSc DIP Arch RIBA
• Qualified 1998
• Joined 2010

Saman Gamouri

Saman Gamouri

• Part 2 Architectural Assistant
• BSc (Hons), M.Arch RIBA
• Joined 2021

Tonita Garffus

Tonita Garffus

• Architectural Assistant
• Joined 2021

Thomas McCaughan

Thomas McCaughan

• Architect
• BA (Hons) Dip.Arch.
• Qualified 2014
• Joined 2011

Ben Monsey

Ben Monsey

• Architect
• BA (Hons), MArch
• Qualified 2018
• Joined 2019

Pedro Nunes

Pedro Nunes

• Architect
• MArch RIBA
• Joined 2017

Astrid Rehwald

Astrid Rehwald

• Senior Architect
• Dip. Arch RIBA
• Qualified 2002
• Joined 2020

Amir Shahkamrani

Amir Shahkamrani

• Architect
• Dip. Arch RIBA
• MSc CPM
• Joined 2018

Celina Silva

Celina Silva

• Architect
• BA (Hons), M.Arch RIBA
• Qualified 2019
• Joined 2021

Henryk Busiakiewicz

Henryk Busiakiewicz

BA.Arch, Dip.Arch, RIBA – Consultant