Michael Mueller joined ABA in 2015 as a Senior Architect and was promoted to Associate in 2017. He provides technical oversight across all projects within the office and is currently responsible to lead the conclusion of the construction information for S3, a residential development of 183 dwellings in North West Cambridge. Recently, he also been Project Architect and Contract Administrator responsible for the completion stages of Exeter College Cohen Quad in Cambridge and has lead a range of other residential projects of various sizes. He heads the sustainability task force within the practice.
Prior to joining ABA Michael was Associate Partner at Foster + Partners where he worked for over eight years. His responsibilities included developing design concepts and overseeing technical strategies and drawing submission for an array of international projects, on which he was appreciated for his rigorous quality control. His role for the European Games Organisation Committee to plan and deliver the First European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan encompassed venue architect and site manager.
Michael studied architecture at the University of Karlsruhe, Germany, graduating in 2004. During this time, he was awarded a scholarship by Princeton University to study at Princeton’s graduate school of architecture. Following graduation, he worked for Lederer + Ragnarsdóttir + Oei in Stuttgart for two years on a large scale extension and refurbishment project for the Hessian State Theatre and Georg Büchner Plaza in Darmstadt, which he joined from technical design to completion.