Autor are experts in high-density, residential architecture & urban design.

Award winning architects

Autor are internationally award-winning architects located in the creative heart of London.

Economic Viability Maximisation

We specialise in economic viability maximisation for residential and mixed-use developments.

Personalised Service

At Autor we value the quality of personalised service. Our clients can expect continuous director input with a high level of personal attention throughout the design process.

Experience

As experts in pre-fabrication and passive house design we have successfully worked across many London boroughs providing clients with 14% above the average site densities.

Autor is the german word for author. We tell architectural stories.

Our Autors:

FREDERIC AKUFFO

Managing Director

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Specializations:
Residential architecture, prefabrication, passive house technology, urban design, engineering
Publications:
How to have fun with Prefabrication, Homes Magazine, 2004
Cost Reduction in Construction,Peabody Housing Trust, 2002
Background:
RPA, JCMT & HTA, Weston Willamson
Education:
Diploma Architecture, 1999 University of Technology Darmstadt/Frankfurt, Germany
Master Architectural Design, 2000 UCL – Bartlett School of Architecture, London, UK
Vision:
To create architecture as urban stories that inspire the city and generations to come.
Specialisations:
Residential architecture, urban realm and public open space design, sustainable and innovative architecture
Publications:
Light at the end of the Tunnel RIBA, Network Rail & Spacia – 1st Prize, Architects; Journal – Mountain House Scotland
Background:
Auk Europe, SDPS Architects, The Facility, Metropolis AS
Education:
Diploma in Architecture
University of Westminster
Tutor and guest critic
University of Bath
Vision:
Architecture is a dynamic expression of the process of spatial and cultural reflexivity. In making buildings, places and spaces we must draw in the values of context and history, the character of client and programme and bring forward an expression of these contrasting drivers while addressing the sustainability of our proposals, in environmental, financial and geopolitical terms.

STEVEN FIITZWILLIAM

Associate Architect 

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Fabian Scholda

Marketing & Business Development

Specializations:
Business Development, Operations & Strategy, Marketing & Branding
Background:
Ghoti, Sang Consulting, Uniforce Consulting, McKinsey & Company
Education:
BA(Hons) Int. Marketing and Management, LSBU, BA Int. Sales & Marketing Management, IBA Kolding
Vision:
Shape urban spaces to make a positive impact on the future.
Background:
Adjaye Associates
Education:
MA of Architecture at Kingston University, BA(Hons) Architecture at Plymouth University
Vision:
Responsive and sustainable Architecture that leaves a positive imprint on the urban fabric and thoughtfully enhances the way people live their lives.

KIERON STEPHENS

Architectural Assistant [Part II] 

Tommy Kan

Architectural Assistant [PART II]

Background:
Done Silver Kerr, P&T Architects (HK)
Education:
MArch, Chinese University of HongKong
BSc (Hons) Architecture, Cardiff University, UK
Vision:
Architecture has the power to shape and improve the present, past and future. My passion is to create architecture that responds to and respects its context and surrounding, enriching those who engage with it.
Background:
Bruck and Weckerle Luxembourg, Studio di Architettura Andre Beniam Florence
Education:
MArch at Cracow University of Technology, BA at Pozan University of Technology
Vision:
Architecture is beauty enclosed in the frame of functionality.

MARIA KOPROWSKA

Architectural Assistant [Part II] 

FREDERIC AKUFFO

Managing Director

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Specializations:
Residential architecture, prefabrication, passive house technology, urban design, engineering
Publications:
How to have fun with Prefabrication, Homes Magazine, 2004
Cost Reduction in Construction,Peabody Housing Trust, 2002
Background:
RPA, JCMT & HTA, Weston Willamson
Education:
Diploma Architecture, 1999 University of Technology Darmstadt/Frankfurt, Germany
Master Architectural Design, 2000 UCL – Bartlett School of Architecture, London, UK
Vision:
To leave urban stories for the better that inspire and harmonise with their urban surrounding. Inform about the geometric relationships of rational and poetic dimensions of architecture.

CAMILO VALDIVIA

Associate

Specializations:
Sustainable architecture and urban design. BIM project management.
Publications:
Key speaker for Sustainable Built Environment at Smart Cities World Congress, Barcelona 2013
Background:
Adolfo Chavez & Associate Architects, Augusto Ortiz de Zevallos Architects & Urban Planners
Education:
Master Architecture & Sustainability, 2011
Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
Master Architecture & Urban Design, 2002
National Engineering University, Lima, Peru
Vision:
To use architecture as a craft that merges nature and technology to transform space into a cultural manifestation.

STEVEN FIITZWILLIAM

Senior Architect 

Steven Fitzwilliam, Autor Architecture

Specialisations:
Residential architecture, urban realm and public open space design, sustainable and innovative architecture
Publications:
Light at the end of the Tunnel RIBA, Network Rail & Spacia – 1st Prize, Architects; Journal – Mountain House Scotland
Background:
Auk Europe, SDPS Architects, The Facility, Metropolis AS
Education:
Diploma in Architecture
University of Westminster
Tutor and guest critic
University of Bath
Vision:
Architecture is a dynamic expression of the process of spatial and cultural reflexivity. In making buildings, places and spaces we must draw in the values of context and history, the character of client and programme and bring forward an expression of these contrasting drivers while addressing the sustainability of our proposals, in environmental, financial and geopolitical terms.

SABRINA PALME

Sr. Marketing Executive

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Specializations:
Marketing, Marketing Communications, Business Development, Operations & Strategy
Background:
GREY Germany GmbH, EVO. China, Rosenberger Event, Unilever
Education:
Master of Business Administration, 2015
Shanghai, China
Bachelor Event Management, 2012, Duesseldorf, Germany
Vision:
Creating space that invites, inspires and connects people.

Fabian Scholda

Sr. Marketing and Sales Executive

Specializations:
Business Development, Operations & Strategy, Marketing & Branding
Background:
Ghoti, Sang Consulting, Uniforce Consulting, McKinsey & Company
Education:
BA(Hons) Int. Marketing and Management, LSBUm, BA Int. Sales & Marketing Management, IBA Kolding
Vision:
Shape urban spaces to make a positive impact on the future.

NICHOLA BARNOR

Architectural Assistant [Part II] 

Nichola Barnor

Background:
Adjaye Associates
Education:
MA of Architecture at Kingston University, BA(Hons) Architecture at Plymouth University
Vision:
Responsive and sustainable Architecture that leaves a positive imprint on the urban fabric and thoughtfully enhances the way people live their lives.

ESRA TEKAGAC

Architectural Assistant

Esra Tekagac

Education:
BA (Hons) Architecture at Kingston University
Vision:
A future of green architecture that creates unique experiences and joyful places to live in.