Dietmar Leyk Architect BDA

Principal and Founder of SPACECOUNCIL

Dietmar Leyk (German) is a registered architect. He collaborates with international premium companies and agencies, teaches and researches at renown universities like ETH Zurich, the Berlage Institute Rotterdam, the Singapore-ETH Centre: The Future Cities Laboratory and the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) of Singapore. Dietmar has more than 25 years of experience in the fields of architecture and urban design strategies, urbanisation, high-density mixed-use cities, knowledge space archi-tecture, campus architecture and large-scale urban projects. He has been responsible for numerous large scale interdisciplin-ary projects in research, development and design.

Registered Architect (Architects Chamber Berlin), Germany
Appointed Architect for Association of German Architects (Bund Deutscher Architekten - BDA)

+65 9823 0604
+41 (0) 79 5653567

Dr Sonja Berthold SIA

Principal and Founder of SPACECOUNCIL

Dr Sonja Berthold (German-Thai) is a registered architect and received her master-degrees in Architecture and Urban Design from ETH Zurich and the Architectural Association in London. She received a PhD from the Singapore-ETH’s Future Cities Laboratory and the National University of Singapore. With close to 20 years of architectural design, building and research experi-ence for leading organisations, her expertise spans architectural design, sustainable urban design, design research, education, client relationship management, and comprehensive planning.

SIA Registered Architect (Swiss Insitute of Architects and Engineers)

+65 9694 7707
+41 (0) 79 4071150

Dietmar Leyk and Dr Sonja Berthold also direct LAAS - Life as a Service, a collaborative network and research platform to invent tomorrow’s cities, villages and landscapes by holistically connecting digital services to human values. Visit LAAS here


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