MBA

MBA is a design-led Chartered Architects practice.  We are based in Northamptonshire with a satellite office in London.  We undertake works nationally and provide a high quality of customer service that has resulted in the development of many multi-project clients.  Our ability to maximise value from a site for any given client is complemented by our passionate design team, who are now well known locally for working at the highest standard.

The Vision for the Business

Over the next 5 years we will build an inspirational team that can change the future of the built environment.  We want to leave a legacy.

The MBA legacy can be simply defined by the network that we create and the opportunities that we provide.  An empowered, innovative team of people can be inspired to create great projects, great projects benefit those that experience them and inspire more people to innovate.

The Mission

To challenge the status quo by aligning the design and construction processes, allowing creativity to be the main driver of every stage throughout the project.

Our Core Values

We put the client first and act with integrity - Our clients’ needs are at the heart of every decision we make. We ensure those decisions are ethical and align with our professional codes of conduct. We give clients all the information they need to make good quality and informed decisions while acting fairly in all judgements we make.

We listen and act with compassion - We listen to our clients and the project stakeholders to ensure that our egos do not lead the design process. We take on-board the advice of others and use it to better the project, increasing the value embedded within the end product while supporting clients through difficult decisions.

We are tenacious and add value to the design process - We work hard within the design team, whether it be formed of in-house specialists or external consultants, to never accept the status quo and always bring value to the design process. We challenge ourselves and our counterparts to exceed our clients’ expectations while holding the relevant parties to account.

We are inclusive and safeguard the future - We consider the needs of future generations, local communities and different groups within society.  We ensure that our projects can adapt with our clients’ ongoing needs and are sensitive to environmental concerns.  Our knowledge-base is updated regularly through a robust continued professional development programme.

We have substance and style - Our designs are well considered spatially to benefit the living or working standards of the end user. High design is of the greatest importance, but we will not sacrifice substance for style.

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