Lisa Melvin

Operations Director


Lisa Melvin, Operations Director at Alison Brooks Architects, obtained her Master of Architecture degree from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden, with an exchange year at Delft University of Technology.

Playing a pivotal role in project planning, resourcing, budgeting, risk management, compliance, and overall practice finance, Lisa works closely with project and leadership teams, providing seamless support to ensure effective project delivery, bolstering the team’s engagement with the overall success of the studio.

Lisa has been instrumental in coordinating keystone projects such as Cadence in King’s Cross, London as well as overseeing the studio’s expansion into the North American market.

Prior to her current role, Lisa held leadership positions in globally renowned architecture firms, including Bjarke Ingels Group, Heatherwick Studio, and John Robertson Architects.

With a proven track record of managing complex projects and leading teams, Lisa is recognized for her sound business acumen, strategic thinking, and ability to optimize unique talents for maximum results.

Declan Walker