Karl Traeger

Prior to joining Architectus in 2014 Karl was based in China for five years where he worked on multiple large and complex projects throughout Asia as Design Director and Studio Manager of Woodhead’s Shanghai office. He went on to become an owner and Executive Director of Woodhead, in charge of the Singapore Studio and Asia business before the company was sold in 2014.

Karl has a passion for delivering integrated and elegant design solutions for large, complex projects and creating vital and cultural places using collaborative design processes. He has demonstrated capability in client and stakeholder engagement, concept and schematic design and detailed design working on urban visioning and master planning, mixed use developments, civic projects, hospitality and tourism, office, retail, and aviation and transport architecture.


  • Soekarno Hatta International Airport T3, Jakarta, Indonesia (Woodhead)
  • Al Maktoum International Airport Executive Jet Terminal, Dubai, UAE (GHD Woodhead)
  • Makassar Airport & Airport City, Makassar, Indonesia (Woodhead)
  • Adelaide Airport Plaza and Car Park (Woodhead)
  • Changi Airport Terminal 1, Singapore (Woodhead)
  • Hong Qiao Airport Transport Hub, China (Woodhead)
  • Minda Site Master Plan, Brighton, SA (Woodhead)
  • Caohejing High-Tech Park, Shanghai, China (Woodhead)
  • Qingdao Haijing International Hotel and Apartments, China (Woodhead)
  • Everly Resort Hotel, Miri, Malaysia (Woodhead)


Lower Ground Floor 57 Wyatt Street Adelaide SA 5000 Australia
+61 8 8427 7300