Karin, having worked for architectural practices, town planning consultancies and planning authorities in the UK, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden and Switzerland, is an architect and urban designer who has completed a range of master planning and regeneration projects, urban design strategies and planning research.
Since joining PLP Architecture, Karin has been integral to the development of several masterplans.
She has liaised extensively with consultants on issues including arboriculture and wind for the public realm and landscape architecture of Nova, Victoria; has contributed to the design of the landscape architecture for the Qatar City Masterplan; and was responsible for the masterplan for a proposed residential development in Moscow.
Further projects include the mixed-use masterplan for the Transport Research Laboratory site at Crowthorne in Berkshire; the urban analysis for a new office development in the City of London; the urban design and historic research for New Court Carey Street in Westminster; and feasibility studies for mixed-use developments in Southwark and Canary Wharf.
Karin received her Postgraduate Diploma in Architecture at the Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London and her MSc and BSc Architecture from Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan (Royal Institute of Technology) in Stockholm, during which time she studied at Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology), ETH Zürich in Switzerland.