Centrum Architects employs 13 multi-skilled architects, project managers and interor and technical design specialists, headed by 3 directors.
Our directors offer extensive, hands-on experience at running project teams to deliver the information when it is required in the appropriate forms.
MANAGING DIRECTOR - GEOFF LAVENDER
Grad Dip Proj Man, R.A.I.A.
With 25 years of varied experience from large & small scale projects across numerous sectors including; Educational, Residential, Commercial and Hospitality, Geoff’s primary focus is ensuring that the transformation from a design solution of a client’s aspirations are fulfilled into built form. Geoff is a qualified Project Manager who works closely with both client and contractor throughout all stages of the project.
DESIGN DIRECTOR - ANDREW ROWE
B Arch (Hons), B PC, B PD, R.A.I.A.
Andrew is skilled in listening to client’s needs, working with user groups, and producing innovative and industry best-practice design.
Andrew joined the practice in 2012, adding considerable design abilities, and established experience in the educational, leisure, institutional and local government sectors. With over 17 years of experience in the local and international construction industry, Andrew is skilled at identifying the key that can unlock the latent potential of a particular project and site.
PROJECT DIRECTOR- CHEW WAN WONG
B Arch, B PD, R.A.I.A.
Chew joined the practice in 2005 and has 14 years of local and international experience across a broad range of sectors. Chew is an experienced project architect who brings considerable skill in managing the detail of the design, documentation and construction process.
DESIGN CONSULTANT - KEN CHARLES
B Arch (Hons,) R.A.I.A.
Joint founder of the practice in 1993, Ken is a design architect who excels at bringing together design and business disciplines to provide high level strategic advice to clients on their requirements. He draws on his 30 years of experience to combine leadership, commercial pragmatism, cultural sensitivity and design inspiration in Centrum’s design solutions.