Gray Puksand has continued its investment in the nation’s capital with the appointment of Amanda Fyfe as his new partner in Canberra.
The acquisition gives the practice the opportunity to continue to support the growth of Canberra’s locally built environment, which will be strengthened by Gray Puksand’s expertise.
“In a market that often seeks the expertise of a national and interstate team, I am pleased to be able to bring my extensive knowledge of the Canberra market to work on larger and more impactful projects,” says Fyfe.
“As Canberra’s local government makes significant investments in developing the city’s future, I look forward to continuing Gray Puksand’s reputation for innovative design outcomes, founded on a culture of design excellence, trusted client relationships and integrity.”
Fyfe comes to Gray Puksand with over 25 years of interior design and architecture experience having worked on significant national projects across Australia including for Services Australia, the Department of Home Affairs and the Australian Securities and Investment Commission and her expertise in political Influenced by Canberra’s design language.
As Canberra’s only WELL Building Accredited Professional Designer and Green Building Council of Australia (Green Star) AP, Fyfe is passionate about promoting human health and well-being through environmentally responsible practices in design and construction.
“As we see an increasing focus on health, wellbeing and sustainability across all projects and sectors, my accreditations give me the confidence and experience to continue to push innovation in this area and ensure sustainable building practices are the way of the future” he says Fyfe.
“What I enjoy most about my work in design and construction is being part of a collaborative team focused on high quality design outcomes – working with clients, stakeholders and the design team to create buildings and interiors that building improve the working environment for all users.”
Gray Puksand has recently completed a number of projects in Canberra including Throsby Primary School, award winning Greenway Views Seniors Living.