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Teresa Borsuk

Women in practice profile: Executive director, Pollard Thomas Edwards architects


WHAT WOULD MAKE WOMEN STAY? Better pay and a rethink of architectural training – why does it take seven years to qualify?

ON CHILDREN I don’t have children, but as a director of a practice with many working mothers in senior positions, we’ve embraced part-time and flexible working

ON SEXISM All those women behind ‘great’ men, such as the artist Camille Claudel, who never got the recognition they deserved – now we can boast two RIBA presidents and Stirling Prize-winners

Place of study The Bartlett
Clients Private developers,local authorities
Current projects CB1 Cambridge (169 homes); The Avenue, Saffron Walden; The Arcade site, Walthamstow; Chelmsford town centre
Featured project The Granary
Client Rooff
Completed 2011
Budget £3.3 million

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