Paul Mitchell

Paul joined Architects, The Harris Partnership approx. 30 years ago when there were just 12 staff and one office in Wakefield. John Harris the founder retired 18 years ago. In the last 18 years, under Paul’s leadership, the company has grown to over 150 staff now with 5 offices in London, Reading, Manchester, Milton Keynes and the head office in Wakefield. The company turned over 12m in 2018/19, is listed in the Top 100 largest architectural firms in the UK and in the Top 50 of the most profitable ones.

The policy is to recruit the top graduates; 70% of their staff are home grown. The practice focuses almost exclusively on commercial work and with a reputation for deliverability, design flair and logical technical expertise, Harris provides services that establish strong, lasting relationships with our clients.