Victoria Simpson


Victoria joined DLG in 2017 as Associate Director in the London studio, and was made Partner in 2020. She has worked across the UK on a number of high profile, challenging and award-winning projects in design-led studios in Scotland and London. She is passionate about forging successful and collaborative relationships and feels strongly that consultation, respect and engagement yield the best results. Her current projects include two mixed-use towers in East London, education & housing projects and masterplans across London and the south east.

Her particular experience is in housing, education & workplace, hospitality and mixed-use projects, where several uses need to be accommodated on complex and mutli-purpose urban sites.

Shortlisted in 2008 for a Royal Institute of British Architects President’s Medal and in 2018 for the RIBA’s ‘Rising Star Award’, Victoria has been involved with organisations focused upon education, diversity and inclusion within the construction industry and has a keen interest in the profession’s social responsibilities. She has spoken publicly at home and internationally on the opportunities within the profession to create spaces of equality. She was a juror for the 2020 Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship prize, a judge for the 2021 Wren Scholarship and is a Professional Studies (RIBA Part 3) examiner at the University of Westminster.