Stephanie Edwards
Stephanie Edwards
director and co-founder
Urban Symbiotics

Stephanie Edwards is an Architect, Urbanist and Co-founder of Urban Symbiotics - an insight and research led multi-disciplinary design practice that focuses on the user experience to innovate architecture, master planning and the public realm. Urban Symbiotics have been recognised by the Design Museum and the London Festival of Architecture as a practice for their 'architecture for a new generation' whilst also being nominated for a h100 architecture and design award. They are leading on a Regeneration Framework in Croydon, working on the UN Habitat's Global Future Cities Programme and 're-imagining' the Black Cultural Archives in Brixton. Stephanie was previously an elected Council member of RIBA, is currently a Board member for Architecture Lobby, and is an advisory group member for UKBEAG. She was also celebrated as a 'force for change' by Vogue, alongside Baroness Lawrence in its 2019 seminal September issue. She continues to focus on delivering social value through a variety of project types and scales to facilitate the building of inclusive, equitable and progressive communities.