Adjaye Associates’ global operations are overseen by three Management Boards.


Executive Board

The Executive Board is the main decision-making Board for the business covering strategy, finance, and compliance.


Chair – Sir David Adjaye OM OBE
Group CFO – Osman Chaudhry
CEO, Accra – Kofi Bio
CEO, London – Lucy Tilley
CEO, New York – Pascale Sablan


Administrative Board

The Administrative Board is focused on the day-to-day management of the studios, HR and logistics.


Chair – Pascale Sablan
Associate Principal – Ken Faulkner
Senior Associate – Camaal Benoit
Senior Associate – Cissy Wong
Senior Project Architect – Francisco Cunha
Project Manager – Esther Ofori Atta
Global Head of Administration – Luisa Alves
Global Head of HR – Dr Domonique Revere
Senior Writer / Researcher – Audrey Tseng De Melo Fischer
Senior Accountant – James McKenzie
Financial Controller – Hajera Rahman
Head of Finance, Accra – Eileen Kissi
Operations Manager, London – Linda Cole
Operations Manager, Accra – Elaine Enchia Okai Mintah
Human Resources Manager – Susan Akpebu
Resource Manager – Ioannis Gasialis


Design Excellence Board

The Design Excellence Board acts as an internal advisory platform on all major technology, environment, best practice, and design related topics.


Chair – Sir David Adjaye OM OBE
Associate Principal – Joe Franchina
Associate Principal – Yohannes Bereket
Associate Principal – Ken Faulkner
Global Head of Interiors – Kahila Hogarth
Project Director – Joao Barroso
Project Director – Mitesh Parekh
Project Director – Guy Parkinson
Project Director – Gideon Atsakpo
Project Director – Emilia Dede Bakey Awaitey
Project Lead – Frank Kraemer
Senior Project Architect – Keji Malik
Senior Project Architect – Nic Stamford
Project Architect – Daeho Lee
Interior Designer – Jenny C Thompson
Landscape Architect – Teni Lawal


Ethics & Policy Committee

This standalone committee oversees all serious grievance processes at the firm.


Group CFO – Osman Chaudhry
Senior External Adviser – Caroline Roberts FCIPD*

*Caroline is currently Executive Director of People and Culture at Octavia, the housing, social care and charitable organisation founded by Octavia Hill. 

After an early career in radio production at the BBC, Caroline worked in a variety of leadership, learning and HR roles. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, a BAFTA member, and qualified in mediation and psychometric assessment.

More recently, she’s led people functions in organisations in the public and private sector, including Fox International Channels, Zaha Hadid Architects, Visit Britain, the CBI, News UK and the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.  She is also an Associate Non-Executive Director for Barking, Havering and Redbridge NHS Trust, where she is Wellbeing Guardian.