The Green Design Society is an Architectural firm which was founded by Nick Butler and Mícheál Grogan, both have been providing Architectural services in Russia since 1993.

We are specialist in the design of Commercial buildings, Leisure & Hotel developments, private and public Residential developments, Healthcare buildings, Industrial developments and also Urban Design projects.

The Practice is committed to creating architecture which is informed by its context, is functional and practical, imaginative and innovative, resulting in unique and bespoke solutions.

Mícheál Grogan, general director

With a proven 22 year track record in the Russian real estate market, Mícheál has delivered some of the largest Architectural design projects in Russia for international and Russian Clients. Mícheál takes a professional approach to all design projects from conception to completion. He has an in-depth knowledge of the design process and a keen appreciation of good design.
Mícheál’s current role as General Director of the “Green Design Society” sees him leading an enthusiastic team of Architects with his partner Nick Butler. Mícheál is involved in all aspects of the firm’s development from sales, performance management, recruiting, training, financial planning and quality control.

Nick Butler, principal architect

Nick has a wealth of experience in designing and managing large complex projects such as Educational buildings, Healthcare buildings, Airports, and the design of Commerical Interiors.
Nick manages and overviews each project in the “Green Design Society”. He is currently working on a number of significant residential projects and involved in a number of international design competitions.
Previously, Nick was a Director and an equity partner in the Irish Architectural firm MOLA. The firm had 275 employees in six offices and was rated in the top 30 largest architectural practices in Europe.

  • Feasibility / Due Diligence
  • Concept Design
  • Scheme Design
  • Proekt Documentation
  • Tender Documentation
  • Working Documentation
  • Site Monitoring
  • Statutory Approvals
  • Architectural Surveys
  • BOMA Calculations

We are always searching for talented Architects to join our team.

If you are interested in joining us, please send by email your CV and portfolio to: info@GreenDesignSociety.com

2016 Jun | Urban Design

Kaliningrad - the Green Design Society arranged a highly successful meeting with the City Architect of Kaliningrad including other city officials to discuss the rejuvenation of the city’s neglected green belt and waterways.

2016 May | Interior Design

Moscow - the “Green Design Society” commence design on a 2,500 sq meter interior design project for an American multinational corporation engaged in the design and manufacturing of sports equipment and footwear.

2016 May | Retail Development

Ekaterinburg - the “Green Design Society” completes stage 1 tender documentation for the modernisation of a 102,000 sq meter retail centre in the Russian city of Ekaterinburg.

2016 May | Retail Banking

Various Cities in Russia - the “Green Design Society” completes four new retail banking outlet locations for CitiBank in Russia.

2016 May | Residential Development

Moscow City - the “Green Design Society” completes the design and tender documentation for the new residential development at 39-41 old Arbat in the historical centre of Moscow.

2016 May | Interior Design

Moscow - Dow Jones moves into their new offices within the Geneva House business centre.

2016 Apr | Company Information

Moscow - We are delighted to announce Stanislav Gulamov has joined the Green Design Society.

2016 Mar | Retail Development

Moscow - the “Green Design Society” has been appointed to carry out a Technical Due Diligence of a 20,000 sq meters space within the Belaya Dacha retail centre in Moscow.

2016 Feb | Interior Design

Moscow - the “Green Design Society” completes the design and tender documentation for Dow Jones new offices in Moscow.

2016 Feb | Company Information

We are delighted to announce Bojan Ćirović has joined the Green Design Society.

2016 Jan | Retail Development

Kazan - the “Green Design Society” has been appointed to modernize a retail centre in the Russian city of Kazan.

2015 Nov | Company Information

Moscow - We are delighted to announce Julia Saraykina has joined the Green Design Society.

2015 Nov | Retail Development

Ekaterinburg - the “Green Design Society” has been appointed to design and modernize a 102,000 sq meter retail centre in the Russian city of Ekaterinburg.

2015 Oct | Company Information

We are delighted to announce Alexander Mitrofanov, Serdar Yildirim and Konstantin Lashuk has joined the Green Design Society.

2015 Oct | Interior Design

Moscow - the “Green Design Society” has been appointed to design the offices of Dow Jones in Moscow.

2015 Oct | Consultancy Services

Moscow - the “Green Design Society” has been appointed to provide design Consultancy services for the Metropolis Business Centre in Moscow.

2015 Jul | Company Information

Moscow City - The Green Design Society in collaboration with the Center for Contemporary Art and Architecture Fargfabriken in Stockholm are organizing a workshop and a series of public talks which will be held in Kaliningrad.

2015 Jun | Residential Development

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed to develop a design for a 12,600 sq meter prestigious residential development in the centre of Moscow. The “Green Design Society” is acting as General Designer.

2015 May | Urban Design

Urban Design - We are proud to announce we became a finalist in an Urban Design competition in the Russian city of Kaliningrad. Our design aimed to rejuvenate a neglected green belt in the center of the city which includes a meandering river. The area will become a vibrant public space in the city with various public amenities.

2015 Apr | Consultancy Services

Moscow City - The “Green Design Society” completes Architectural Consultancy Services for the new retail center “AVIA Park” in central Moscow.

2015 Apr | Company Information

Moscow City - The “Green Design Society” attends the 3rd Annual Russia Hotel Expansion Summit in Moscow.

2015 Apr | Consultancy Services

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed to produce 2010 BOMA calculations for both Berlin House and Geneva House Business Centers.

2015 Apr | Company Information

Moscow - We are delighted to announce Bobana Marek has joined the “Green Design Society”. Bobana has a wealth of experience in the design of hospitality projects in particular Hotels in Russia.

2015 Apr | Urban Design

Kaliningrad - The “Green Design Society” is submits a thought provoking entry for this Urban Design competition in the Russian city of Kaliningrad. Our submission aims to rejuvenate a neglected green belt in the center of the city which includes a meandering river. The space will become a vibrant public space in the city with various public amenities.

2015 Apr | Commercial Interior

Moscow City - The “Green Design Society” completes the Working Documentation for a furniture sales office in central Moscow. The intricate interior design consists of various sales areas on three levels. The detailed documentation package was issued to a number of General Contractors for competitive bids.

2015 Apr | Commercial Interior

Moscow City - The “Green Design Society” completes the tender documentation in the “Concord Business Center” for the expansion space for a US-based multinational corporation dealing in electronic design automation.

2015 Mar | Company Information

Moscow - We are delighted to announce Tatiana Shchegolkova has joined the “Green Design Society”. Tatiana has a wealth of experience in the role of Office Manager.

2015 Mar | Yaroslavl

Retail Park - The “Green Design Society” completes the Master Plan for a Retail Park in Yaroslavl. The 70 hectare site consists of a Retail Park, Hotel with Conference facilities, a Hypermarket, DIY store and ancillary buildings.

2015 Mar | Kaliningrad

Urban Design - Kaliningrad – The “Green Design Society” is participating in an Urban Design competition in the Russian city of Kaliningrad. The project aims to rejuvenate a neglected green belt in the center of the city which includes a meandering river. The space will become a vibrant public space in the city with various public amenities.

2015 Feb | Central Moscow

Residential Development - The “Green Design Society” has commenced design on an exclusive residential complex on the Old Arbat. The development is located close to Vakhtangov Theatre; the Theatre is well-known for showing the Turandot premiere.

2015 Jan | Moscow Region

Residential Development - The “Green Design Society” completes the tender documentation for a private 6,000 sq meter residential complex. Construction of the development will be completed by 2017.

2014 Dec | Yaroslavl

Retail Park - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed to design a Retail Park in Yaroslavl on a 70 hectare site. The development will have a number of standalone retail buildings plus a retail outlet village. In addition the site will have a business centre and a hotel with conference facilities.

2014 Nov | Moscow

Commercial Interior - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed to design a retail outlet for precious stones. The exclusive outlet is located in the historic central area of the city.

2014 Nov | Commercial Interior

Moscow City - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed to design an exclusive sales office for a furniture dealer. The office will have a number of furniture display areas on three levels.

2014 Sep | Commercial Interior

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” commences design works for Sulzer’s office premises in Moscow.

2014 Sep | Moscow

Re-Location - We have relocated to Trekhprudnyy Pereulok; minutes from Tverskaya street and close to Patriarch ponds. Our new office is in a nineteenth century brick building which was formerly a Printers.

2014 Aug | Urban Design

Kaliningrad - The “Green Design Society” submits a Master Plan for the development of the historic part of Kaliningrad city. The objective of the design is to provide a rational urban, city-planning, and extensive tri-dimensional solution for the area of former Korolevskaya gora and the overall 56 ha site.

2014 Aug | Consultancy Services

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed to produce 2010 BOMA calculations for the Metropolis Business Center in Moscow.

2014 Aug | Consultancy Services

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” commences Consultancy Services in the AVIA Park retail Centre in central Moscow.

2014 Aug | Hotel Development

Kaluga - The “Green Design Society” has been instructed to proceed to Proekt and Expertise approval for a 380 room hotel. Prefabricated pods will be employed into the design to reduce construction time and increase the quality of workmanship achieved on site.

2014 Jul | Company Info

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” strengthens their resources by recruiting additional senior architects.

2014 Jun | Commercial Interior

Saint Petersburg - The “Green Design Society” commences design works on a 37,000 sq meter office building for a prominent Russian gas firm.

2014 Jun | BREEAM ASSESSOR

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” becomes international BREEAM assessors.

2014 May | Working Documentation

Saint Petersburg - The “Green Design Society” commences design works on a 10,000 sq meter office building in Saint Petersburg.

2014 May | Consultancy Services

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed by the Architectural firm “Sheppard Robson” in the UK for consultancy services on an exclusive office interior project in Moscow.

2014 Apr | Residential Development

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed to produce Condition Reports for an exclusive luxury private residential development in the center of Moscow.

2014 Apr | Urban Design

Kaliningrad - The “Green Design Society” commences design works for an international Urban Design competition in Kaliningrad.

2013 Dec | Residential Development

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” participates in the “Serp Molot” factory completion in an international team. The team achieved third place in the competition.

2013 Nov | Residential Development

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed “General Designer” for an exclusive luxury private residential re-development in the Moscow region. The development will include a 25 meter swimming pool, changing rooms, sauna, gym and ancillary rooms.

2013 Nov | BOMA calculations

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed to produce 2010 BOMA calculations for the Quadrat business center in Moscow.

2013 Oct | Urban Design

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” participates in the Urban Design competition for the Khodynskoe Pole park in Moscow.

2013 Oct | Consultancy Services

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed by Seimens to review their Russian real estate portfolio.

2013 Oct | BOMA calculations

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed to produce 2010 BOMA calculations for the Gogolevsky 11 business center in Moscow.

2013 Oct | Hotel Development

Kaluga - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed “General Designer” to design 380 room hotel in Kaluga by a Swedish investor. Prefabricated pods will be employed into the design to reduce construction time and increase the quality of workmanship achieved on site. The design works includes Proekt documentation and Expertise approval.

2013 Oct | Medical Building

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed “General Designer” for a 36,000 sq meter medical and commercial building. The design works includes major structural alternations, replacing the existing façade, re-planning the interior of the building, the design of the external utilities and the landscaping design. A new Proekt was also produced and submitted to Expertise.

2013 Sep | Residential Development

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed “General Designer” for an exclusive luxury private residential development in the Moscow region. The project will be completed in 2017.

2013 Sep | Residential Development

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed “General Designer” for an exclusive luxury private residential development in the Moscow region. The project will be completed in 2017.

2013 Jul | Disaster Recovery Centre

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” has been appointed to design a disaster recovery center for an international German bank in the center of Moscow. The facility will replicate the banks operations and ensure business continuity in the midst of disruptive events.

2013 Jul | Industrial Design

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” commences a Concept Design for two industrial buildings in Samara, Russia. The automobile assembly buildings will each be 11,000 sq meters and located on a 10 hectare green field site.

2013 Jul | Architectural Study

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” completes an Architectural report on the residential development “Pokrovsky Hills” for an international developer.

2013 Jul | Frame Work Agreement

Moscow - The “Green Design Society” signs a framework agreement with an international American Bank for architectural design services for 30 locations across Russian; bank branches, administration office locations and data centers.

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Address: Unit 203, Building 1, Trekhprudnyy Pereulok 9, Moscow 123001, Russian Federation
Telephone: +7 495 204 3675, Email: info@GreenDesignSociety.com