27 April 2017

Whittam Cox Architect's Natasha shortlisted for International Accolade


Whittam Cox Architect's Natasha Vermeulen shortlisted for international award at this year's Women in Construction and Engineering event. 

Whittam Cox Architects are delighted to announce that Architectural Technologist Natasha Vermeulen has been shortlisted for Best Women in Architectural Technology at this year’s prestigious European Women in Construction and Engineering (WICE) Awards.

Natasha, Yorkshire Regional CIAT aspirATion chair, has been shortlisted alongside seven other leading Architectural Technologists from international practices who are working on various schemes around the globe. The eight successful nominees will attend a judging day before the winner is announced at an awards dinner in May.  

Natasha was nominated by CIAT, the organisational body for Architectural Technologists and her practice Whittam Cox Architects who have recognised her outstanding professional and personal attributes which have seen Natasha become a key asset to the company since joining in 2015.

Specialising in the retail sector she is responsible for leading the delivery of various retail schemes for the practice.

Jon Godwin, Technical Director at Whittam Cox said: “Natasha has become an invaluable part of our team running several projects concurrently with her influential involvement in CIAT Yorkshire’s Regional Committee. She wholeheartedly deserves this industry recognition and the practice wishes her the best of luck for the final.”

Natasha Vermeulen added, “It is a real honour to have been nominated for this industry accolade. To be recognised as a young professional amongst established fellow Architectural Technologists is an incredible achievement and will go a long way in supporting and encouraging the initiatives I am involved with in the region.   

I would encourage everyone to get involved with their fellow institutes. They really need your support to help drive the future of the construction industry forward, whether you are a student, graduate or established construction industry professional, everyone has something to offer”

A full shortlist of nominee’s for this year’s WICE event is available at