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Co-Chair

Nicola Osborn, Basha-Franklin

Nicola is a recognised creative design professional. She has worked with leading global clients to deliver innovative, design-led solutions. Her visionary expertise, creativity and experience has positioned her as a knowledge for both end user and property development clients. Having delivered successful projects for each side of the industry, including McKinsey & Company, British Sugar, Brookfield Properties and Argent LLP, she is adept at strategic design for workplace futures, defining forward looking developments and repositioning old stock buildings to the commercial marketplace.

Nicola has a deep understanding of space, materiality, technical requirements and the ability to ensure delivery of visionary design solutions from concept to reality. Nicola pushes boundaries re-imagining and transforming interior environments. She puts people at the heart of her design ethos, experience and emotional connection key. Her passion is bringing projects to life, using the power of materiality to communicate intrinsic value of the built environment and connection to the people who interact with it. Demonstrating how material can be implemented with greater depth, assigning it meaning, associations and valued performance.