Passionate Professionals

Povall Worthington is a team of professionals who are passionate about Building Design and Management. Free from preconceptions, we take a flexible approach to design and the subsequent implementation process. All projects meet clients’ requirements and are delivered within specified budgets, programme and other client-specific constraints. Over the years, we have embraced continuous development in technology and best practice, and guided our clients through the complex matrix of design and innovation in the construction industry.

John Lee RIBA
John Hume RIBA & RIAI
Susan Rafferty RIBA
Associate Director
Gary McCone
Associate Director
Maeve Devlin RIBA
Dympha Martin RIBA
Joseph Jeram
Architectural Assistant
Ruari Gilmore
Lynne Keating
Accounts Manager


In our Belfast-based hub office, we offer professional services in architecture, heritage conservation, urbanism, interior design, building consultancy and project management. Situated at two hours travel from both London and Dublin, our portfolio expands across the UK mainland and Ireland, as well as our home region of N.I.

Our Record

Our track record in architecture and building consultancy ranges from large-scale, high value private commercial and public projects, to more compact works including signature private homes and public realm.


Our mix of qualified and experienced staff precipitates an in-depth understanding reaching across many varying sectors, building types and construction techniques. Meanwhile our combined technical and professional competency complements the creative process and ensures our Clients remain in safe hands at all times.