UNA was founded in 2007 By Gus Naidoo and is an architectural practice with a diverse portfolio of projects. The practice has a strong track record in delivering design excellence and innovative high quality projects. We base our designs on the principles of simplicity, attention to detail, and intelligent use of materials. Our approach to all projects, regardless of scale or budget, is to gain a clear understanding of the objectives and aspirations of our clients. We invest time and energy working with our clients to identify opportunities and explore a range of options to arrive at the optimum solution.


We provide architectural services from stage 0 through to stage 7 of the RIBA's plan of work. Our aim is to ensure that our clients receive the best possible service and we have the flexibility and adaptability to make this happen. We work regularly with specialist consultants including structural and mechanical engineers, and interior designer, and believe strongly that collaboration with all parts of the design and construction team ensures the best possible delivery of the project for the client.


We believe that design can inspire positive change and transform the environment for the benefit of our clients. Based on personal insight and experience UNA integrates architectural design with planning and construction to deliver innovative, sustainable, and beautiful solutions.