About us
We are a young, energetic team of multidisciplinary design professionals with extensive experience in the commercial, workplace, hospitality, retail and lifestyle sectors.
Our diversity is our greatest asset, helping us get to the core of our clients’ business, understand their challenges & objectives, and work with them to develop a design solution that will help them work better now and in the future
Alex Brookes
Studio Director

Alex is a specialist in workplace design, with more than eight years’ experience working across the commercial, residential and hospitality sectors.

Alex’s extensive product knowledge, forging of strong client relationships and passion for workplace strategy has equipped her to manage Studio 103 and lead projects from engagement to completion.


Nicky Karim
Design Director

Nicky is an expert at translating briefs into design solutions, which respond to each unique client need. She has seventeen years’ experience in multiple sectors, has led a vast array of projects & worked on multi-award winning projects throughout her career.

Nicky’s core philosophy focuses on design innovation and is pivotal to how she leads the design team at Studio 103.

*Greenstar Accredited Professional since 2009.

Vanessa Serruto

Vanessa has managed the design of numerous projects across a wide variety of sectors. She enjoys building strong relationships with her clients, enabling her to truly understand their needs and successfully deliver a project vision from its 2D sketch plan into a built environment.

Vanessa has an optimistic approach, commitment to design excellence, extensive product knowledge and a keen eye for detail.

Alanah Dougan
Senior Interior Designer

Alanah’s experience extends to a vast array of project scales and phases. This diverse background has equipped her with the fundamentals to provide a holistic approach to each design solution.

Alanah’s strength lies in comprehensive design from the concept phase through to project completion, and her background in Project Management provides a crucial understanding of the overall design process.

Chloe Lamberton
Interior Designer
Angeline Chan
Interior Designer

*On Maternity Leave

Andie Porcaro
Interior Designer
Amy Gibson
Interior Designer
Ellen Karlsson-Parra
Dale Templeton
Lead Technician
Chris Tai
Stephanie Webb
Studio Manager

*On Maternity Leave

Chloe Terry
Studio Coordinator
Bella Stewart Gibson
Accounts Administrator