Liz Westgarth

Principal and Practice Leader
<p>Liz is a registered architect, Principal and Practice Leader at Hassell in the Sydney studio. She has a broad range of experience in commercial, residential, education and large master planning projects in Australia and abroad in both design and construction stages.</p> <p>Liz has worked on several key projects whilst at Hassell including an LEP amendment planning proposal and tower concept designs for a large mixed use commercial development in Circular Quay, Sydney and the UNSW NIDA Postgraduate School completed in 2015.</p> <p>Prior to Hassell, Liz worked with Foster and Partners designing and managing projects in London and the Middle East, including the Central Markets Redevelopment with a 69 storey commercial tower and an 88 storey residential tower. She also spent three years based on site at Masdar City, Abu Dhabi , designing and monitoring the first office building and Personal Rapid Transit station for this new carbon neutral /zero waste city for 40,000 residents. </p> <p>Liz is passionate about promoting women in the profession, and is an active mentor and role model to the next generation of emerging leaders.</p> <p>Liz graduated from the University of Sydney with the C H L Turner Memorial Prize in Architectural Design, awarded for excellence in architectural design throughout the Bachelor of Architecture degree.</p>
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