Tina Qiu

SENIOR Associate Partner

Tina is a Senior Associate Partner at PLP Architecture and a UK registered architect. She has specialised experience working within the commercial office, retail, residential, hotel and mixed-use sectors, as well as aviation and educational projects. Tina is involved in projects from early conceptual and feasibility stages through to tender and completion. Her involvement in several of the practice’s important London projects has helped her to develop valuable experience in public consultation and engagement with local authorities, in particular Westminster City Council. She also has considerable experience in the renovation of complex early 20th century buildings in Mayfair.

 

Tina has extensive experience working in Westminster. Currently, for The Grosvenor Estates and Stow Capital Partners, Tina is responsible for leading the PLP team on the redevelopment of the Adidas flagship store on Oxford Street. Working closely day to day with Adidas the project involves complex demolition behind a retained 1930’s façade to create a 42,000 sq. ft. venue that seeks to promote the Adidas lifestyle.  The scheme is under construction and is anticipated to be completed in early 2019.

 

In addition, Tina is also the Lead Architect and primary client liaison for Clivedale’s new luxury office development at 75-77 Brook Street in Mayfair which has recently received planning consent and is now under construction with anticipated completion in early 2020. The proposed development will create a high end office building to complement Clivedale’s recently completed headquarters that adjoins the site at 73 Brook Street.

 

Prior to this, Tina led the design and delivery of planning application for a renovation and conversion of a building into high-end residential development on Great Peter Street in the Smith Square Conservation Area and within proximity to the House of Parliament. The design retains and enhances the interesting architectural features of the existing facade and introduces a new rolled roof into this sensitive context. She has also been responsible for the design of a new riverfront mixed use complex in the City of London

 

Other key achievements within PLP include the successful competition entry for the new Cleveland Clinic in London, the Assima project for a large mixed use complex in the Central Business District of Kuwait and Hung Luen Road, a mixed use development on a prominent waterfront site in Hong Kong, which was completed in 2015.

 

Prior to joining PLP Architecture, Tina worked with architectural practices in London, where she was involved in various projects within the aviation and education sectors. Further afield, she has been involved in the projects located in Aberystwyth, St. Petersburg and several major cities in China.

 

Tina received her Postgraduate Diploma (Merit) in Architecture at the Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London. She completed her MA Architecture at the Royal College of Art and is currently an ongoing mentor to MA Architecture students as a part of the Practice Mentor Scheme. Tina received her received her BArch from the University of Nottingham.