PEOPLE - WORK / LIFE BALANCE
BA (Hons) DipArch RIBA
Andrew Ledbetter formed Globe Architects in 1993. Andrew is a Chartered Architect and a member of the Royal Institute of British Architects. As Managing Director of the company Andrew is involved in all aspects of company life ranging from management of all company systems, principal company interior architectural and landscape design, involvement in all aspects of project development from inception through to completion. Principal Designer on Globe projects with regard to CDM Health & Safety Regulations.
Following professional training and qualification at The University of Sheffield, Andrew has worked extensively within the Healthcare, Education, Transport and Environmental design architectural sectors.
In all instances, working closely with our clients, Globe Architects strive to fulfil our clients aspirations and endeavour to exceed their best expectations. Particularly within the healthcare market, Andrew has been involved in projects incorporating the latest technological developments in diagnostic and treatment suites. Globe Architects have enjoyed many repeat commissions from satisfied clients.
Andrew enjoys and successfully combines his duties as Principal Company Designer and Project Manager, balancing these duties with the successful day to day running of the business.
LIFE: Andrew enjoys winter sports activities and making music with friends. However, the day job is safe.
BSc (hons) Architecture & Environmental Design
BSc (hons) Computing (Visualisation)
Post Grad. Certificate Japanese Studies
Since completing her part 1 degree 5 years ago, Laura has worked in several small architect practices within Sheffield before joining Globe Architects. Laura has a wide range of skills and experiences within the design process, using various computing software.
Laura undertakes the role of BIM management Co-ordinator where required on Globe projects.
Laura has been involved in the initial and detailed development of numerous Globe Architects' Healthcare projects.
LIFE: Laura has recently moved into her first own home accompanied by 2 cats. She enjoys reading, meeting friends for coffee and movies.
Sian has graduated from Sheffield Hallam University with a BSc Honours degree in Architecture and has always has a keen eye for design. A skilled artist with passion for Architecture which has developed from her love for fine art.. The artistic skills she has developed from an early age and studying fine art A level have helped her establish an effective creative process to develop ideas, which has added to her growing architectural capabilities.
Sian's architectural aims are to improve and create better and stronger communities and quality of life, as well as being committed to reducing environmental impact through design.
LIFE: Sian enjoys cooking, painting and going to the gym.
Trainee Architectural Technologist
Kira is working through a four-year degree course at Sheffield Hallam University, presently with Globe Architects working as an Assistant Architectural Technician.
She found her passion for architecture at the age of ten – thanks to Channel 4’s property series Grand Designs. Kira has decided to specialise in the technical side of architecture. At Sheffield Hallam she is also studying modules in history and conservation and is developing a passion for the conservation of older buildings.
LIFE: Kira enjoy visiting new places and seeing the sights and one day would like to build an eco-home for herself.