About GDS

Combining the skills, expertise and experience of its founding members, our vision is one of innovation, agility, and commercial acumen; creating beautiful developments that enrich, empower, and connect lives!

Tara Gbolade /boh-lah-day/


BA (Hons)| BArch | DipArch | MSc PM | Passivhaus Designer

RIBAJ Rising Star, Tara is a Co-Founder of GDS. Having previously worked at Mace Group and RG+P Architects where as Associate she was responsible for strategic organisation and growth of the London office.  Here, she successfully created exciting and challenging residential developments for private and public-sector clients. She is a certified  Passivhaus Designer and contributor to the AECB (Association of Energy Conscious Building).


Seun [Lanre] Gbolade /boh-lah-day/


BA (Hons)| BArch | DipArch | MSc PM | BIM Champion

As a Consultant and advisor to the practice, Seun, bringing his expertise on large scale residential architecture, property development and design management. He has a passion for all things BIM, Innovation, Off-site Construction & collaborative working practices. As such he is also a member of the Collective Works network.