Cristiano Testi

BA(Hons) Interior Design Director

Cristiano lived and worked in both Italy and the UK before graduating from the University for the Creative Arts. He then joined Scott Brownrigg where he delivered a number of high-end commercial schemes in the UK and abroad for clients including Travelex, Goodman, Cadbury, Baker & McKenzie and Union Investment.

In 2011 he joined the interiors division of tp bennett, becoming Associate Director in 2012, Project Director in 2014 and Director in 2016. In his time here he has been a lead designer on PwC’s HQ refurbishment at Embankment Place, and led the fast-track design and delivery of Johnson & Johnson’s London Innovation Centre, amongst other projects. Most recently, he has been involved in W.R. Berkley Corporation's new HQ in 52-54 Lime Street, also known as the 'Scalpel', and leading agile working projects with major financial occupiers including Nationwide, Société Générale and UBS.  

Cristiano enjoys the full spectrum of a project, from inception to completion, working closely with clients, consultants and contractors in the creation of a strong design with fastidious attention to detail and quality. He is also passionate about research and is an active member of the British Council for Offices NextGen Committee for professionals under the age of 35.