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Lydia Randall

Lydia Randall

Director, BDG architecture + design

Lydia is a Director of BDG architecture + design, an international practice with studios in London, New York and Sao Paulo, and is responsible for the development of sustainability strategy. Her background linking engineering and architectural design provides analytical insight and problem-solving expertise. As a global account lead, she works with international clients including WPP and LEGO, fostering strong relationships and developing adaptable and responsive workspace strategies. Recognition of change as a key driver has led Lydia to develop unique skills in collaborative briefing and communication strategies. With over 20 years’ experience in commercial architecture, her understanding of dynamic organisations, cultural influences and environmental pressures is essential in developing innovative and resilient building designs. Her experience has given her insight into the many challenges facing the built environment today and equipped her to lead teams developing initiatives to mitigate these.  To further her knowledge Lydia is currently undertaking a masters degree in sustainability leadership at the University of Cambridge.



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  • "A brilliant variety of materials, Surface Design Show is always a great show to spot trends and see how they are evolving"
    Hamish Kilburn
    Editor, Hotel Designs
  • "Surface Design show is an incredible show for the sector, it has so many different materials and new ideas"
    Justine Fox
    Founder, Studio Justine Fox
  • "Surface Design Show has been a fantastic show for us, this year has been a busy show, and we have connected with lots of architects and interior designers. We will be back for Surface Design Show 2024"
    Matt Robb
    Digital Media Executive, Stone Federation Great Britain
  • "It has been a very good year for the show, creating a good opportunity to meet key players in the industry and for them to get to know our product"
    Guy Whitehead
    Group CEO, Armourcoat, Exhibitor 2023
  • "Surface Design Show 2023 has been especially good for us. It has been extremely busy with a good quality audience and very innovative materials on display"
    Laura Brown
    Rough Old Glass, Exhibitor 2023
  • "A very busy show which has given us multiple different enquiries this year. We will be leaving with lots of new inspiration!"
    Ka Shing Man
    Ritec, Exhibitor 2023



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