Alex Arestis

Urban Design Director

Alex Arestis has led many of Publica’s design projects for major landowners, developers and local authorities across central London. He has particular expertise in the design of streets and spaces and understanding 
the conditions of London’s West End. He is currently leading designs for Hanover Square, Bond Street and Marylebone Lane, which was developed from our previous Public Realm Study and Concept Design for the Howard
 de Walden Estate. Other projects on which 
he has worked include the Soho Public Realm Study for Westminster City Council and Transport for London, the Baker Street Public Realm Study for the Baker Street Quarter Partnership and two major studies on the Victoria area.

Alex studied architecture at the University 
of Cambridge, the Royal College of Art
 and London Metropolitan University. He
 has wide-ranging industry experience, previously working on commercial, cultural and education projects at scales varying from domestic renovations to district masterplans. Alex has also co-taught a design unit on the BA Architecture course at the University of Brighton for the past three years.