Rio Architects - People
People

Richard Roberts and Huw Lloyd Jones, the co-founders of Rio Architects, have worked together for over 25 years. Both have extensive experience in the field of providing creative and pragmatic solutions for our clients.


Together with Director Andrew Baker and their experienced management team the practice fuses award winning design skills with commercial acumen to provide our clients with a balanced perspective in respect of their aspirations. Our team has a desire to ensure that working with Rio is a rewarding experience where clients and designers work together towards a common goal of good architecture.


Rio Architects has wealth of experience across many sectors and comprises architects, interior designers, technologists, visualisers and sustainability consultants.

From left to right:
Lee Protheroe BA(Hons) DipArch DipPM RIBA, Associate
Huw Lloyd Jones BA(Hons) BArch RIBA, Founding Director
Eldon Lewis Msc BArch RIBA, Senior Associate
Ffion Lanchbury BA(Hons) DipArch RIBA, Associate
Chris Weston Bsc(Hons), Associate
Shirley Hamill Bsc BArch(Hons) RIBA RIAS, Associate
Mike Dacey, Senior Associate
Richard Roberts Bsc(Hons) BArch RIBA, Founding Director
Chris Taylor BA(Hons) DipArch PGCert RIBA, Associate
Andrew Baker BA(Hons) BArch RIBA, Director