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Architectus welcomes two senior leaders

We’re delighted to welcome Mary Papaioannou and Mark Bredmeyer, two Senior Associates to our senior leadership team in our Melbourne and Perth Studios.

Mary Papaioannou has joined our Melbourne studio as Senior Associate to lead strategic urban design projects. She has spent the last 18-months collaborating with Architectus on the Melbourne Suburban Rail Loop (SRL) project, leading the development of the urban design strategy for SRL East.

Architectus Principal and National Urban Design and Planning Sector Leader Dean Thornton said, “Mary will continue to lead major urban design projects, such as the Suburban Rail Loop, and help grow our Urban Design and Planning team to service a diverse range of cross-sector projects”.

Mary brings more than 25 years of experience in urban design and landscape architecture, having worked as principal at Hassell’s Melbourne studio, as an independent contractor and consultant for MGS Architects.

Mary Papaioannou

Mark Bredmeyer joins Architectus’ Perth transport and infrastructure design team, bringing with him over 22 years of experience in the field.

Architectus Principal and Perth Studio Leader, Mark Mitcheson-Low said, “Great transport infrastructure projects underpin the economic, social and environmental sustainability of our cities, and Mark’s appointment will support the delivery of top-quality design outcomes”.

Mark has spent the last eight years at GHD Woodhead, designing and delivering new public transport stations and infrastructure, with projects including Airport Central Station for the Forrestfield-Airport Link project and the Perth underground Busport.

Mark Bredmeyer