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DEN AITKEN, DIRECTOR & CO-FOUNDER

Den is an Urban Designer and Landscape Architect with broad experience across local government, academia and private practice. 

His expertise sits within the public realm, specialising in an evidence based approach that places people at the forefront of the planning and design process.

He has led a number of high-profile public realm projects and regularly collaborates with industry leaders to provide strategic guidance into significant urban renewal and transformation projects across Aotearoa.

He is actively involved in urban/landscape discourse and is an advocate for urban walking and cycling.

QUALIFICATIONS & AFFILIATIONS

  • Registered Member, New Zealand Institute of Landscape Architects (NZILA)

  • Secretary, NZILA Nelson/Marlborough Branch

  • Urban Design Forum NZ

  • Nelson Tasman Urban Design Panel

  • Bike Walk Marlborough Trustee