Senior Associate

Zemien Lee


BAS/BArch (1st Class Hons) The University of Auckland
RIBA AdvDipArch (Part 3) The Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London


Zemien joined Architectus in 2022 as a Senior Associate. Zemien has over 16 years’ professional experience working on an extensive array of projects in New Zealand, the United Kingdom and internationally.

Most notably, Zemien was a Project Director responsible for Bracken House, Financial Times Headquarters, a refurbishment of a Grade II* Listed, technically complex heritage building by Sir Michael Hopkins; the delivery of Neo Bankside, a mixed-use residential development by the late Sir Richard Rogers; the design of Cannon Green, a mixed-use office scheme in the City of London; and BankMed Headquarters, a high-rise office in Beirut, Lebanon.

His design methodology in creating simple, functional, and unique architecture has contributed to the success of these projects for both the client and end user and has resulted in a number of prestigious awards from the Royal Institute of British Architects, Worshipful Company of Chartered Architects, Architects’ Journal, British Council for Offices, and New London Architecture.