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Our people. Design leaders and thinkers.


Sarinrath Kamolratanapiboon

Executive Director

Sarinrath is a dynamic design talent with experience in several sectors ranging from workplace to high-end residential and boutique retail projects across Thailand.

Michael Hegarty

Group CEO

Michael is an acknowledged architecture industry leader and is active at state and national levels with the Australian Institute of Architects and the Association of Consulting Architects. He is a member of the South Australia state design review panel and was awarded the Royal Society for the Arts award for Art and Architecture in 2001.

Elaine Manipol Galicia

Managing Director Philippines

Elaine is an architect and interior designer with experience across all forms of design and construction, leads dwp Philippines.

Brenton Mauriello

Executive Chairman

Brenton is the Executive Chairman responsible for leading dwp’s group strategy, operations and business development globally.


Scott Whittaker

Group Creative Director

Leading with innovation, creativity and energy are the cornerstones of Scott Whittaker’s success. He oversees design across all projects.

Charlie Kelly

Regional Managing Director Asia & Middle East

Charlie is an architect with big picture leadership experience who delivers complex, innovative projects, while maintaining focus on quality.

Robert Troup

Managing Director Bangkok

Robert Troup leads dwp’s Bangkok studio, guiding operational management and development of client relationships.

Rita Sanna

Dubai Studio

Rita is an experienced architect and senior manager with more than 10 years working with international award-winning and multi-disciplinary firms in Asia, Europe and the Middle East.

Ron Bridgefoot

Group Health Sector Leader

Ron Bridgefoot has over 32 years’ experience in the planning, design and documentation of healthcare projects across Australia, South-East Asia and the Pacific. Ron’s vast experience in the development of public and private healthcare facilities ranges from strategic resource planning, masterplanning and concept design through to commissioning. 

Angus Rose

Design Director - Urban Design

Angus Rose is a registered architect with significant experience in residential, workplace, civic, and urban design projects. Angus has a rigorous, energetic approach to design, looking beyond the brief to develop planning models and aesthetic proposals aligned with strategic goals, client expectations and business models.

Scott Chapple

Design Director - Education

As a Design Director, Scott Chapple brings to the role his broad experience as an architect across the education, health, civic and workplace sectors in addition to retail which assists him to strongly position our projects within a community context.

David Rose

Executive Director

David Rose is a highly regarded architect, urban designer and masterplanner with a considerable track record in urban development.

Rebecca Plumsted

Design Director - Seniors Living

Rebecca Plumsted has over 20 years of extensive design and project management experience gained across diverse projects types. Rebecca is particularly interested in high-quality design for integrated seniors living and aged care facilities.

Cameron Martin

Studio Director Sydney

Cameron brings over 20 years of international experience in the design and administration of complex projects across the commercial, health, education, industrial and retail sectors. As a strong team leader Cameron collaborates with all stakeholders to ensure that the best outcome is achieved for the client. His approach has been informed by his years as a Project Architect, he is pragmatic and rigorous, focusing on quality documentation and clear communication to all.

Stephen Cheney

Managing Director Melbourne

Stephen Cheney is an architect and recognised authority on the strategic planning, design and delivery of community facilities.

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Geoff Street

Brisbane Studio

Geoff Street has built an exceptional career as a leading force in quality architectural and urban design projects.

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