Our Team

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Matt Adams

Director

Matthew is a registered architect in New Zealand and is a member of the New Zealand Institutes of Architects. He has over 30 years experience of architectural design, contract documentation, contract observation, quality control, practice management, client liaison and project management in a wide variety of architectural projects.

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Kyle D'Mello

Architect

Kyle has 5 years experience in the Design & Construction Industry. He has spent the last 5 years specialising in the Educational Architectural Field at Adams Architects. He has worked on a variety of projects from Auckland Council buildings to new education buildings projects, with a focus on special needs design and weathertightness remediation work.

Saara Shad

Architect

Saara has 4 years’ experience in the Design & Construction Industry. She has spent the 2 years working in residential field working on various housing projects. Saara joined Adams architects in 2017 and have spent the years specialising in the Educational Field at Adams Architects. She has worked on a variety of education buildings projects, including refurbishments and special needs design.

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Boxi Xiong

Architect

Boxi has over 3 years’ experience in the Design & Construction Industry spanning across multiple disciplines. He spent one year in a boutique architecture firm working closely with directors from Auckland and New York on residential and competition-based projects. Boxi joined Adams Architects in 2018 and has been specialising in the Educational architectural field since. These two contrasting experiences have helped develop Boxi’s design skills and knowledge while giving him the ability to work well under pressure.