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 and objectives, and work with them to develop a design solution that will help them work better now and in the future.

Alex Brookes

Design Associate

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

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

Nicky Karim

Design Associate

Nicky is an expert at translating client briefs to create an innovative architectural design solution that accomplishes all our clients needs; with 15 years’ experience in the commercial, workplace, hospitality & residential sector.

Over the last decade, Nicky has lead a number of multi-award winning projects from the submission stage through till construction and delivery to the client, which enables her to lead the design team at Studio 103.

Vanessa Serruto

Senior Interior Designer

Vanessa has lead and managed the design of numerous projects across a wide variety of sectors including workplace, residential, mixed- use developments and hospitality over her 18 years of experience.

She enjoys building strong relationships with her clients enabling her to truly understand their needs and successfully deliver a project’s vision from a 2D sketch plan into a built environment. Her approach, commitment to design excellence and keen eye for detail is a true asset to the Studio 103 interior’s team.

Billie Thomas

Interior Designer

Billie is a qualified interior designer with a passion for delivering innovative workspace designs that enhance productivity.

She has experience across a variety of commercial and residential interior projects, and works with clients at all phases of the design process, from concept planning to project delivery.

Dale Templeton


Dale manages the documentation and specifications of Studio 103’s projects, working closely with the design team to ensure brief and design are delivered with a high level of quality and attention to detail.

He has almost two decades’ experience as a draftsperson and interior technician both in Australia and South Africa.

Bella Stewart

Design Administrator

Bella plays an integral role in co-ordinating the development and delivery of our projects, assisting with proposals, submissions, document drafting, schedules and resourcing.

She is Studio 103’s organisational wiz and has considerable experience in project management and administration.

Innovative commercial interior design practice.
Our multidisciplinary team thrives on creating inspirational spaces, unique to site & function.