David ChipperfieldPrincipalLondon, Berlin, Milan, Shanghai, Design

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Benito BlancoDirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Alasdair GrahamDirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Harriet MillerDirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Billy PrendergastDirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Matt BallAssociate DirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Jochen GlemserAssociate DirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Peter JurschitzkaAssociate DirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Mattias KunzAssociate DirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Graeme LaughlanAssociate DirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Julia LoughnaneAssociate DirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Alasdair MacdonaldAssociate DirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Richard MarksAssociate DirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Oliver UlmerAssociate DirectorLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Ricardo AlvarezAssociateLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Olivia Lawrence BrightAssociateLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Ryan ButterfieldAssociateLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Florian DirschedlAssociateLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Ines GavelliAssociateLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Andrew HapgoodAssociateLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Kelvin JonesAssociateLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.

Sandra HardingLegal counselLondon

Benito Blanco studied architecture at the ETSAM, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and has over 20 years’ professional experience. He has led cultural, commercial, residential, retail, hospitality, transport and urban masterplanning projects at some of the world’s leading architecture practices. Benito joined David Chipperfield Architects in 2014, becoming a Director in 2018. His projects for the practice include: the extension and reconfiguration of Selfridges on Oxford Street, London; and the transformation of Banco Santander’s historic headquarters in Spain.

As Director of Projects, Benito is responsible for setting out the project framework, ensuring a rigorous design process, and defining and maintaining a strong managerial structure for projects through to delivery. Benito also serves as Vice-President and Secretary of Fundación RIA, a non-profit, cultural entity established by David Chipperfield that promotes protection of the architectural, urban, natural and cultural values of the Atlantic estuaries of Galicia.