RICHARD BREIT DipArch
Richard Breit is a registered architect and urban designer with more than 14 years of experience, collaboration with and leading international design teams on a range of projects in Europe, Asia and MENA regions. Richard Breit studied architecture at the AA and UEL in London, UK and is a registered architect in The Netherlands.
Previously Richard was named Senior Associate at WoodsBagot and was responsible for managing the global urban design team from the Hong Kong Office. During this period Richard was involved in project management, business development and urban design on a variety of projects in China, MENA region and India. Working for WoodsBagot he was design leader on a number of large scale master planning projects such as Nakheel Harbour Tower District, Beijing CBD and Qater Science and Technology Park.
In 2014 Richard setup DUTCH urban solutions in Rotterdam, a collaborative of freelance urban design specialists. The aim was to create innovative solutions for a more resilient urban environment able to respond to the challenges of today. Through a series of research projects and competitions Richard has developed a diversified portfolio with projects such as: Who Cares Competition- De Hofjes van Carnisse, M4H Development Strategy and Berkel en Rodenrijs – design for aging.
Dutch Urban Solutions has continually expanded its capabilities through prolonged collaboration with an extended network of international consultants, partners, and advisors across the globe. This network enables us to work efficiently anywhere in the world.
As a network practice, a highly flexible methodological approach has been developed which incorporates parametric designing and collaborations with leading specialists in other disciplines. With this network approach Dutch Urban Solutions can setup multidisciplinary teams from early stages onwards in order to create an efficient and integrated working process. This dynamic nature of the practice enables the exploration of new territories and the adaptation to future challenges. Our aim is to have the best professional specialist with the most relevant experience on each project.