Brian Jende

Managing Director
Architect AIA

Co-founder and Managing Director, Brian Jende is a driving force behind the creative spirit captured by i2C and delivered on all projects across the Melbourne, Sydney and Perth studios.

Anthony Merlin

Managing Director
BPD, BArch(Hons), Architect AIA

With an appreciation for great design Co-founder and Managing Director Anthony Merlin enjoys keeping a watchful eye on all projects and operational requirements throughout the firm.

Rick Gartner

Associate Director/Operations Manager

Detail makes the difference between a good project and a great project. With Ricks passion for detail and a solid understanding of construction, the pursuit of great project outcomes is always a priority.

Anthony Palmas

Associate Director/Manager NSW, QLD

With his natural curiosity and passionate approach to detail and design, Anthony brings a fresh and expert eye to each project and challenges the team to deliver the best possible results every time.

Maggie Steele

BArch, Architect AIA

Passionate about excellence, Maggie thinks outside the box. As Manager of the Sydney Studio Design Team, she oversees the documentation phase, ensuring continuity of projects from start to completion.

Anthony Haslam


Anthony keenly understands stakeholder objectives, with over 15 years’ experience in commercial, retail, industrial and residential sectors, working in Architectural and Construction firms.

Shaun Daly


Shaun has over 10 years’ experience across the retail, commercial and residential sectors. His experience spans projects of all sizes from minor residential extensions to large scale retail developments.

Scott Palmer

Senior Associate/ National General Manager

Scott's vast project experience spans from shopping centre & department store interiors to urban café designs, with the varied work scope covering concept design to multi-store rollout documentation and delivery.

Brett Lindner


Brett has extensive design and management experience in the commercial, retail and health sectors.

Wendy Ooi

Architect AIA

Wendy is a Designer with architectural experience in the retail and commercial sectors and previous construction experience in the multi- residential, education and commercial sectors.

Gary Hocking


Gary strives to achieve success with his involvement and dedication in assisting the team to produce quality outcomes. He's passionate about developing great buildings and architectural solutions.

Joseph Wright

Architect AIA

With almost 10 years’ experience, Joe has worked within the retail, commercial and residential sectors both locally and internationally. He has experience in the delivery of projects of all sizes from small scale residential extensions to large scale community master planning.

Chris Egan

BEnvDes, BArch

Chris is a Senior Project Designer with experience on multiple building classes including single dwelling residential to high rise commercial, education, industrial health, aged care, public use and retail.

Magdalena Uscinowicz

Associate/ National Interior Design Manager

As an Interior Designer with several years of experience in the industry, Magdalena approaches each new project with creativity and passion. Her background working in the retail and commercial sectors has facilitated a variety of projects in their development from concept to completion.

Claire Bowles

Sustainability & Consultancy

Claire is establishing i2C’s core sustainability principles, goals for sustainable practice and leads the
team on collaborating on green principles, learning and project contribution.

Will Joske

BIM Development Manager
BPD, BArch(Hons), Architect AIA

Will's background includes building design, tertiary lectureship, business owner, visualisation expert and Architectural BIM Leader at a global engineering, architecture and environmental consulting firm.

Terry-Anne McPhail

Associate / Business Manager
Grad. Dip. In & Ep

With over 10 years’ experience in the construction industry, Terry-Anne’s love for numbers ensures i2C’s Finance Department runs smoothly.

Stephen Tull

People & Culture
Bach. Business & HR Mgt

Stephen is responsible for all areas of HR, both strategic and tactically savvy. He effectively leads transformational HR initiatives whilst remaining firmly commercially aware.

Project Team

Kait Hibbard Interior Designer More
Greg Huc – National Design Lead Project Architect More
Dino Delotavo Project Architect More
Ben Virgilii Project Leader More
Justin Young Project Leader / BIM Manager More
Haigen Sykes Architect AIA More
Terri Anne Baisley Project Designer More