The team

Behind this project
Our experienced team are developing ideas for the future of The Aylesham. It will be led by Berkeley Homes and supported by our specialist consultant team.

Berkeley Homes

Berkeley Homes has a strong track record of investing in communities in Southwark and across London. We deliver high quality, sustainable homes and neighbourhoods that promote wellbeing. We are experienced in working collaboratively with communities and local authorities to ensure that everybody can have their say on our proposals.

dRMM - Lead Architects

dRMM is an international studio of architects and designers founded in 1995. We are renowned for creating architecture that is innovative, high-quality and socially useful; that renews interest in community and public space. For this we have won numerous awards, including the 2017 RIBA Stirling Prize.

dRMM will be working with the wider team and the Peckham community to ensure that the proposals promote social cohesion and are inclusive by design.

nimtim architects

Based nearby, the team at nimtim architects come from a diverse range of backgrounds and bring pragmatism and playfulness to their imaginative work.

The team will be building on previous work with the Peckham community, engaging with local groups who care passionately about the future of their area.

Jas Bhalla Architects

Jas Bhalla Architects is an interdisciplinary design practice, working across architecture, town planning and urban design. Their work spans a broad spectrum, from new affordable homes to complex town centre masterplans that seek to generate enduring social value.

They will be working to ensure that new buildings and spaces support the existing ecosystem of businesses and traders.


Gillespies works with clients and partners to deliver transformative landscape design, urban design, masterplanning and landscape planning. Our mission is to help our clients and partners create and transform places so they offer real meaning and value to the people that will use them. We set out to create inspirational spaces with a purpose: to make people’s lives measurably better.

Kanda – Communications Consultant

Kanda specialises in working with community organisations, businesses, and residents to ensure they have the opportunity to offer meaningful, early input into local developments.

Avison Young – Planning Consultant

Avison Young creates economic, social and environmental value as a global real estate advisor, powered by people. We believe in creating positive impact wherever we go. Our nimble, agile team has global insight, local market expertise and access to some of the smartest technology in the commercial real estate industry.

Trium – Environmental Consultant

Trium is an environmental consultancy specialising in urban regeneration and property development projects in the UK. Our Partners are leading specialists in environmental planning, with considerable experience of working on complex urban regeneration Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) projects.

Arup – Transport Consultant

Arup provides design, engineering, architecture, planning, and advisory services across every aspect of the built environment. Our primary goal is to develop a truly sustainable built environment.