Yosuke NagumoProject Architect
Yosuke joined the Practice in 2001 after working nine years for Takenaka Corporation in Japan and became a Project Architect in 2005. He studied at Nihon University and the Architectural Association Design Research Laboratory, and is a registered Architect in Japan and the UK. He was the Project Architect for the 195m tall Shin-Marunouchi Building in Tokyo.
His previous projects include Provincial Headquarters in Pisa, Offshore Residences, Dubai and the winning competition scheme for Gate Village in Dubai. He also has experience of a number of regeneration and masterplanning projects include Nottingham Eastside Masterplan and Chester Northgate Development. More recently, he worked on Hackney Service Centre, which won a RIBA Award and Brent Civic Centre, which achieved BREEAM 'Outstanding'.
Yosuke has been involved in many of Hopkins’ more technically challenging projects, with a focus on façade design. At Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital East Wing Refurbishment, Yosuke was Project Architect for the new curtain-walling, helping develop the tie-backs into the existing structure. For 100 Liverpool Street, Yosuke developed the details of the new curving façade, prominent in this tight urban site in the centre of London, coordinating with the new cores to the existing floor slabs, and redesign of the new building systems.
He is an APEC Architect and also a member of the Architectural Institute of Japan and the Architectural Association.