People

Ben Dallimore

Managing Director
BAS, BArch, ANZIA, Registered Architect

A graduate of the University of Auckland, Ben joined RTA Studio in 2005, after seven years overseas working for practices in London and Melbourne. Ben became an associate in 2007 and in 2018 became a company director for the practice.

Ben has extensive experience on projects of varying scale, budget, construction and procurement type. He has an appreciation of the different skills required when dealing with commercial and institutional projects and understands the importance of establishing good working relationships to bring about great results in design, documentation and construction.

A specialist in institutional projects, Ben has helped develop and lead RTA's specialist Education Team, which has been recognised internationally for their recent school projects. Ben has a proven track record as the ‘centre of the wheel’ person on numerous jobs. He listens, facilitates or coordinates and leads.

He plays key roles in management of staff, systems and projects. A registered architect, he is an associate member of the NZIA. Beyond the practice, Ben is a member of the Society of Construction Law, SCL(NZ), the New Zealand Institute of Architects (NZIA) Joint Contracts Committee and is a member (and former National Committee member) of Learning Environments New Zealand (LENZ).

Ben Dallimore
Robert Letherby
Senior Architect
Illia Ovsiiko
Senior Architect
Anne Thiermann
Registered Architect
Teresa Munro
Registered Architect
Casey Anderson
Project Lead
Roberto Jelash
Senior Technician
David Cook
Senior Architectural Graduate
James Sievers
Senior Architectural Graduate
Mitchell Jones
Senior Architectural Graduate
Neil-Craig Rodrigues
Senior Architectural Graduate
Nina Tyrrell
Senior Architectural Graduate
Thomas Keeler
Senior Architectural Graduate
Anita Chin
Architectural Graduate
Elizabeth Cho
Architectural Graduate
Elly Wang
Architectural Graduate
Harley Borrell
Architectural Graduate
Janetha Rainbow
Architectural Graduate
Jarred Walker
Architectural Graduate
Maito Akiyama
Architectural Graduate
YJ Lee
Architectural Graduate
Nadia Rivai
Architectural Graduate
Karina Jenkins
Architectural Designer