Richard Paul – Partner

Richard Paul – Partner

When you have the joy and the excitement that comes from working with the class of architect represented by Richard Paul, you are in another league. It’s so spectacular, the quality of his work is unbelievable.

Larry Silverstein, Chairman of Silverstein Properties


Richard has a wide-ranging international experience as a Partner with RSHP and has managed large teams of architects on major schemes worldwide.

He has been key to the development of the practice’s work in Asia and is currently working on a number of projects in China and America, including residential schemes in Philadelphia and Shanghai. 

He championed the design of Tower 3, a 75-storey mixed-use office building at the heart of the World Trade Center redevelopment in New York and was also the project partner for the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Hong Kong Port - Passenger Clearance Building which provides strategic connections between Hong Kong, Zhuhai and Macao. 

He was also involved in the design evolution of Canary Wharf Riverside South, the new European Headquarters for a major investment bank. 

Richard has a well-recognised reputation for outstanding leadership and innovation. He promotes excellence in the design of sustainable architecture which fundamentally underpins the RSHP design philosophy. An example of this can be seen at Chiswick Park, an energy efficient, low cost, truly sustainable environment which set the benchmark for this building typology throughout the world. 

Richard was involved in Chiswick Park from its conception in 1999 through the various phases up to the present day. 

It remains a model for business park development and has won many awards.