Robert Hall

Robert studied architecture at the University of Liverpool graduating in 2002, and gained his Advanced Diploma in Professional Practice in Architecture in 2006. He was nominated for the RIBA President’s Medal in 2002 and was awarded the Sikorski Prize for Interior Design from the University of Liverpool in the same year. As a Part I student he spent two years working for Manchester based practice AFL Architects.

Robert took up a position with Foster + Partners in 2002 and initially worked on the redevelopment of HM Treasury and HM Custom and Revenue Headquarters in Whitehall, London.  Robert next worked on two schemes for the More London Development: Completed in August 2006, 3 More London Riverside comprises 40,000m2 of office space and a dramatic atrium for law firm Norton Rose. He was responsible for a number of design packages, including structure, services, cladding and waterproofing.

In 2007 Robert became project architect on 7 More London. Completed in 2010 the scheme provides 50,000m2 of office space for PricewaterhouseCoopers with retail units at street level, and was the first office building to achieve a BREEAM rating of “OUTSTANDING” in UK.  Robert managed a team of eight architects on site and saw the project through from its inception to shell and core completion . He was promoted Associate in 2006 and Associate Partner in 2008. Subsequent schemes at F+P include the Hainan Golf Club in China, where he oversaw the concept design of a new club house.

Robert joined MAKE in May 2010 and commenced work on the 5 Broadgate project. Responsible for a number of design packages, Robert has become a key member of the large design team.

Robert joined elips design in September 2014 as director.

This synergy created Pardini Hall.


2015 – actual

Founder and Partner  _Pardini Hall _ London UK

2014 – 2015

Director _elips design _ London UK

2010 – 2013
Make Architects-London UK

– 5 Broadgate  Position: Partner

Headquarters for financial services firm UBS – £200 milion.


2002 – 2010

Foster + Partners -London UK

– 7 More London Riverside, Southbank. 2007 – 2010  Position: Associate Partner

49,000 m2 of office completed in 2010 – £126milion. First office building in England to achieve the BREEAM ‘outstanding’ accreditation.

– Tooley Street, Southbank. 2006  Position: Associate

Structural Art installation

– 3 More London Riverside, Southbank. 2004 – 2006 Position: Architect

40,000 m2 of office completed in 2006 – £60milion

– H. M. Treasury, H. M Custom and Revenue HQ, Whitehall. 2002 – 2004  Position: Architectural Assistant – Part II

PFI refurbishment of a Grade II* listed building for H.M Treasury – £100milion.
2005 – 2004

Assistant Architect at Atherden Fuller Leng – Liverpool UK

– Anfield Stadium, Liverpool Football Club – 2000  Position: Architectural Assistant – Part I

Closed season works – £250k

– RAF Boulmer, Newcastle – 1999 / 2000  Position: Architectural Assistant – Part I

Medical Centre – £150k

– Stirling Events, Hope St. Liverpool – 1999

Refurbishment of listed building – £50k



Advanced Diploma in Professional Practice in Architecture    RIBA Part 3 – RIBA North West 
2000 – 2002     
Degree of Bachelor of Architecture (BArch.)    University of Liverpool, School of Architecture
1996 – 1999       
B.A. Honours in Architecture    University of Liverpool, School of Architecture        
2002 – Awarded Sikorski Prize for Interior Designfrom the University of Liverpool
2002 – Nomination for theRIBAPresidents Silver Medal – Part II


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