OUR STYLEOur style is simple and contemporary. We aim to provide places that make a difference in people’s lives, irrespective of scale; places that adapt and promote growth, development and change.
OUR SUCCESSOur success is built upon our reputation in our profession. We listen carefully to our clients, paying attention to detail and consistent delivery of high quality projects.
OUR TEAMOur team brings a cohesive blend of talents that not only complement each other but also match your needs, both creatively and functionally. We always offer the right balance of managerial, design and technical skills.
PDG is a company of talented and creative individuals; passionate about designing buildings, spaces and places that are innovative, progressive and environmentally responsible. We pride ourselves in offering a personalised service covering a diverse range of commercial, residential and retail clients.
Our staff have an exceptional range of talent and experience which is shown through fresh design and technical maturity. Our non-hierarchical structure allows empowerment and enthusiasm ensuring that PDG constantly looks at advancing technologies to provide creative and appropriate solutions.
We have confidence in what we do and how we do it, to understand and implement a Client’s requirements efficiently and effectively, ensuring a high standard and professional service is maintained at all times.
Our three founding members: Allan, John & Warren, are highly talented and experienced individuals with over 90 years of combined professional experience having worked together for 25 years.
Photography by Li Mullen
JOHN MULLEN – DIRECTOR Professional Qualifications: BSc Surveying, Building Studies Higher and Ordinary Dip John Mullen has a 33-year track record in the architecture and interior design profession. Over the years he has specialised in design management and technical delivery, covering a wide range of project types in various industry sectors. John’s extensive and varied experience includes Design Management of fit-out projects from £20,000 to £35 million, acting as site architect on most projects. With his strong construction and technical knowledge, combined with his dedication to achieve the very best results and his leadership skills, make John a pivotal contributor to any team. Prior to co-founding Pure Design Group in 2006, John achieved the position of associate at both KKS Strategy and Gensler. John’s most recent projects have been detail and build, from stage 3 and including Private Hedge Funds and Nasdaq listed professional service companies.
WARREN MARTIN - DIRECTOR Professional Qualifications: Diploma in Building Construction and Technology Warren is an innovative, experienced and versatile professional with over 30 years’ experience. He has earned the respect of all clients, designers and consultants that he has worked with and brings great enthusiasm to all aspects of any project. With core strength in the technical phases of project delivery and procurement, Warren has formulated a proven record of leading cross-disciplinary teams to produce high-quality projects in all design industry sectors including Corporate, Legal and Private, and his pragmatic approach ensures the design hypothesis is maintained throughout to project completion and beyond. Warren always delivers full commitment on a project whether large or small. Prior to co-founding Pure Design Group in 2006, Warren’s skills have been developed at prominent design companies. Promoted to Associate level at both Gensler and KKS, has also worked for Fitch and EPR Architects. Warren has recently delivered a number of high-end interior fit-outs for Legal, Financial and private institutions of with budgets ranging from £200,000 - £12 million.
ALLAN STANTON - DIRECTOR Professional Qualifications: Diploma in Building Construction and Technology Allan’s career has been in the construction industry delivering high quality projects. He has significant experience as a team leader with a proven track record of quality project delivery encompassing a wide range of client types in various global locations. His expertise is in execution and detail and specialises in project delivery and technical aspects of construction, contract administration and project management. He integrates into projects, working closely with all levels of the client, design team and main contractor s to ensure that the project goals and aspirations are maintained and qualities achieved; bringing a confident, pro-active and methodical thinking manner to every process. Prior to PDG, Allan has worked in large architecture and interior design practices including 12 years a Gensler where he achieved senior associate and a core founder of 2 successful design practices before joining PDG in 2013. Allan has specialised management and technical implementation of projects for a variety of large legal, financial and corporate projects. He has recently been involved in the successful completion of 210,000ft2 London Campus for WPP.
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Pure Design Groups Environmental Policy is based on a commitment to sustainable development in design, to protect the environment, minimise the waste of renewable and non-renewable resources and reduce energy consumption.
We are committed to reducing the Carbon Footprint and working towards a more sustainable future.
Throughout its activities and services, the company will endeavour to minimise any adverse impact on the environment by means of pollution prevention and energy and water conservation. In this way, cost savings, increased operational efficiency and improved quality of products and services will be achieved as well as maintaining a healthy workplace for the company's employees.
OUR SUSTAINABLE OFFICE Wherever it is reasonably viable to do so in our office environment, we: + Minimise waste (including internal recycling of material before disposing of it) Printing is kept to a minimum and where possible documents are sent via e-mail + Utilise energy-efficient equipment and components and environmentally friendly products + Recycle waste products and materials. All paper and card is recycled using “First Mile” Recycling + Avoid the use of non sustainable resources + Encourage staff to use less polluting forms of transport. We operate a Ride2work programme and where practical walk to meetings + Every endeavour will be made to ensure that the Company meets its responsibilities by conforming to all applicable Environmental Legislation and regulatory requirements, and with other requirements to which the company subscribes; in relation to its environmental aspects + Clients and suppliers will be encouraged to support the same objectives by minimising environmental impact through waste and reducing energy consumption whenever possible.