We are a team of informed, enthusiastic and approachable professionals. Our diverse range of capabilities and experience in both architectural and interior design, as well as project management, ensure the best possible design solutions and outcomes are achieved for your business.

Learn more about our team below.

Directors

Colin Watson

Colin Watson

Director

I’m motivated by creative challenges and new opportunities in the industrial, commercial, education and residential sectors, among many others. My practice is guided by a set of values that help us to foster true partnerships with our clients.

The strength of our relationships is just as important as the quality of our products, which is why we work with our clients to clearly identify and deliver all requirements in a timely and professional manner while providing innovative, functional and cost effective design solutions.

It is our focus to meet all our clients’ timelines and budgets and to place client objectives and functional requirements first. Get in touch with me to discuss your next project.


A selection of projects

Interactive Data Centre Mercedes-Benz Geelong Southern Cross Grammar Quiroga Hall Victorian Ombudsman Miramar Apartments
Adrian Young

Adrian Young

Director

I believe in being humble, approachable and easy to deal with. My colleagues and I share a passion for building strong and lasting relationships with our clients because we know how valuable they are to our continued success. In an industry where ego and architectural design or ‘form’ often compete with a client’s ‘functional’ objectives, the ability to deliver a functional project has become part of our organisation’s culture of success and one we continue to nurture.

Contact me if you want to work with an architectural practice that is focused on delivering the best possible design solutions and outcomes for your business.


A selection of projects

Victor MAB IKEA Marsden Park Project Velocity Prahran Residence Chadstone HMC

Associates

Craig Smart

Craig Smart

Associate - Design Lead

Craig is a highly valued Design Lead with comprehensive design and project management skills across all phases of a project. An ambitious and competent designer with experience across various building forms, Craig continues to evolve his skills focusing on the design of all projects produced by Watson Young.  


A selection of projects

Southern Cross Grammar Quiroga Hall Beaumaris Residence
Giuseppe Palumbo

Giuseppe Palumbo

Associate - Industrial

An ambitious and creative project architect, Giuseppe has the ability to deliver projects from start to finish ensuring the highest possible standards. Giuseppe’s leadership skills, combined with his profound knowledge of construction and architectural codes make him a highly valued leader to the Industrial Team.


A selection of projects

Victor MAB Pacific Drive IKEA Marsden Park Project Velocity
Janina Goethel

Janina Goethel

Associate - Commercial/Interior Design/Retail

Janina is a strong all-round architect with particular focus in the Commercial/Interior Design/Retail sectors. As Watson Young’s longest serving employee, Janina’s years of experience across a range of disciplines make her a skilled team leader as well as an invaluable asset and resource to the business.


A selection of projects

Southern Cross Grammar Quiroga Hall McCoy Hall Emmanuel College Emmanuel College Trade Training Centre Camberwell Road Bay Road Stage 1
John Harvey

John Harvey

Associate - Commercial/Interior Design/Retail

As a long-term Watson Young employee, John has experience in all facets of architecture and interior fit outs. In his role leading the Commercial/Interior Design/Retail Team, John’s expertise ensures the timely delivery of projects with professionalism as well as a creative flair. 


A selection of projects

RMIT Uni Hill Brand Developers Bunzl Super Gardens
Marc Raffaele

Marc Raffaele

Associate - Industrial

Leading the Industrial Team at Watson Young, Marc's practical skills and methodical approach results in positive outcomes for clients. With a focus on project delivery, and experience in all stages of documentation, coordination and construction services, Marc’s eager attitude ensures clients expectations are always met and often exceeded. 


A selection of projects

Danaher Drive Showrooms PFD Food Services Project Velocity Miramar Apartments
Tas Tzoulis

Tas Tzoulis

Associate - Residential

During his time as a key member of the Watson Young team, Tas has been involved in a variety of projects of all scales and disciplines, with particular focus on Residential developments. As leader of the Residential Team, Tas ensures the successful delivery of each project so that the client is fully satisfied with the design and result whilst maintaining a strong working relationship with the builder.


A selection of projects

Miramar Apartments Bay Road Stage 2 The Reserve Prahran Residence Bay Road Stage 1
Vukan Misic

Vukan Misic

Associate / QA Manager

As Associate / QA Manager, Vukan's vast experience and technical knowledge helps us drive the ongoing quality assurance of the business, projects and procedures to ensure that the standards expected by the directors and clients are maintained. 

The Team