Architectus grows its senior leadership team with three Principal appointments

11 July 2019

We are pleased to announce the promotion of two of our highly-respected Senior Associates, Farhad Haidari and Silvia Cupik to Principal and the appointment of new Principal, Mark Talbot.

Architectus CEO, Ray Brown says, “The appointment of Farhad Haidari, Silvia Cupik and Mark Talbot as Principals demonstrates the company’s continuous evolution and our commitment to providing our clients with a wide range of talent and design expertise. Farhad and Silvia have already added significant value to Architectus as Senior Associates and the new appointment of Mark will be an excellent addition to the senior leadership team.” 

Welcomed to the senior leadership team over four years ago, Farhad began his career at Architectus as a Senior Associate. He has over 20 years of experience specialising in the design of residential and mixed-use projects and has a keen interest in urban renewal, transit-oriented developments and significant sites. 

Silvia joined Architectus as a Senior Associate in 2017, bringing over 15 years of professional experience working for leading Australian and international architectural practices. She has developed strong client relationships throughout her career and has also developed industry affiliations with the National Associate of Women in Construction (NAWIC), the Property Council of Australia (PCA) and the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH). 

Mark Talbot brings over 28 years of experience to Architectus. He has expertise across a broad range of sectors, combining architecture, interior architecture and industrial design disciplines. Prior to joining Architectus, Mark led Geyer’s largest studio and in more recent years he has focused on business development and the generation of new clients and project opportunities. Mark will add significant value to the Architectus’ interior architecture discipline with his in-depth industry knowledge and strong background.

To find out more about our Principals, please see below;

Farhad Haidari

Silvia Cupik

Mark Talbot