Nikolas Travasaros

Founding Partner & Director, RIBA, ARB

Nikolas is the founding partner of Divercity Architects (Athens & London) and Director of Divercity Architects (London). He studied architecture at the National Technical University of Athens (1999) and received a Master of Architecture from the Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL (2000).

As well as managing Divercity Architects’ growing team, as Head of Design Nikolas leads the design process on all the practice’s projects, overseeing initial design to completion of construction.

Nikolas has spent time both practicing and teaching architecture. He previously taught architectural design at the Bartlett School of Architecture, Univercity College London (2007-2013) and prior to that, he taught architectural and interior design at the University of Patra, Greece (2002-2007).

He has curated exhibitions and taken part in several national and international architectural competitions (four 1st prizes, one commendation).

Dimitris Travasaros

Partner & Director

Dimitris is a Partner and Director at Divercity Architects (Athens). He completed a BA in Architecture at the London South Bank University in 2000, followed by a Postgraduate Diploma in Architecture.

As a Project Architect, Dimitris plays a central role in the design process as well as managing projects from initial design to completion of construction. He works closely with our Athens and London offices.

Dimitris has taken part in numerous architectural competitions (one 1st prize). His ‘Invisible Hotel’ project has been exhibited and published extensively in Greece and abroad.

Christina Achtypi

Director, RIBA, ARB

Christina is a Director at Divercity Architects (London). She studied architecture at the National Technical University of Athens (2005) and received a Master of Architecture from the Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL (2009).

As a Project Architect, she plays a central role in the design process as well as managing projects from initial design to completion of construction. Christina has taken part in international architectural competitions (one 2nd prize, one distinction).

In 2008, she was co-curator of ‘Athens by Sound’, the national participation of Greece at the 11th International Venice Biennale of Architecture, ‘Out there – Architecture Beyond Building’. Her projects were also exhibited at the 4th European Biennale of Landscape Architecture in Barcelona (2006) and the 1st Biennale of Architecture in Rotterdam (2003).

Daniel Silva

Associate Director, ARB

Daniel is an Associate Director at Divercity Architects (London). He gained his M.Arch in Portugal at University Lusofona, Lisboa in 2011 and became a registered architect in Ordem dos Arquitectos Portugueses in 2013.

As a Project Architect, he plays a central role in the design process and manages projects from initial design to completion of construction. He has participated in a variety of architectural exhibitions and international competitions.

Daniel has a great experience in multiple project types including master planning, residential, offices, hotels, cultural, and sports complexes.

London Team

  • Joao Banha Architect
  • Amy Harris Studio Manager
  • Fernando Herrera Architect
  • Giota Kotsovinou Part II Architectural Assistant
  • Caitlin Tobiasz Part II Architectural Assistant

Athens Team

  • Angelina Manitsa Architect
  • Christina Papadopoulou Architect
  • Annie Roussou Architect

Friends

  • Vania Angelopoulou
  • Dimitra Argyrou
  • Marios Bakoulias
  • Sampson Charitonidis
  • Maria Dede
  • Christos Dimitroukas
  • Angeliki Evripioti
  • Vivi Gritsoni
  • Danielle Hodgson
  • Brian Houghton
  • Amelia Humber
  • Jonah Jones
  • Demetra Karabelia
  • Patricia Karallis
  • Nektarios Karamolegkos
  • Maritina Keleri
  • Athina Kokla
  • Katerina Koligianni
  • Nadia Krikou
  • Katerina Lampri
  • Dimosthenis Lappas
  • Terpsichori (Eri) Latsi
  • Iro Liatsou
  • Katerina Linga
  • Anno Lingens
  • Anastasia Mangouta
  • Angelina Manitsa
  • Martha Markopoulou
  • Lisa McSweeney
  • Chris Mobbs
  • Armelle Morgan
  • Konrad Nieradka
  • Angelos Palaskas
  • Yannis Papadopoulos
  • Kaiti Papapavlou
  • Sandy Papastavropoulou
  • Goetz Schrader
  • Vlasios Sokos
  • Elena Stavraki
  • Cristina Toth
  • Marios Triantafyllou
  • Yun Wan
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