Fabrizio Matillana

Fabrizio Matillana is a chartered architect and trained planner. After a decade working in private architectural practice including AJ 100 firms and Farshid Moussavi Architecture, he moved to the public sector. He currently is Principal Urban Design Officer at Islington Council, advising on its New Build Housing Programme which is delivering the new generation of council housing. Previously, he was at Enfield Council’s Place Department. He led the urban design advice for the borough’s high profile strategic projects, including Meridian Water Phase 1 and Edmonton Green Shopping Centre, as we as tall buildings and industrial intensification schemes, design codes and policies, SPDs, capacity studies and evidence base research. He was named a RIBA Journal Rising Star 2020 for his work bringing design thinking to planning and promoting clear and proactive design advice. He sits in the Harrow Design Review Panel and is a regular contributor at Urban Design London training events.