Layla Rahnavard

Architect, Liljewall arkitekter

Leyla was educated in the UK, after which she spent 8 years with Foster and Partners’ London office. Upon returning to Sweden in 2014 she joined Liljewall Architects. She has extensive experience of large-scale projects for a variety of international clients and is particularly interested in urban planning and the way we design and use our cities. In her role as Lead Architect, Leyla often works in early stages with land development and navigates projects through the planning process from early stages to completion.

Liljewall is one of Sweden’s leading architecture companies with over 220 architects, landscape architects, engineers, project managers, interior designers and urban planners, with offices in Gothenburg, Stockholm, Malmö and Buenos Aires.
At Liljewall the different studios work together toward sustainable social development by delivering an integrated approach to architectural and urban design solutions from concept design to practical completion in areas including urban planning, housing, education, health care, offices, retail, industry, sports facilities, and outdoor environments.
Our in-house specialists in BIM, data-driven design, massive wood construction, environmental sustainability, accessibility, lighting design, graphic design and 3D visualization collaborate with our design teams.

This collaboration results in smart, creative and integrated architectural solutions tailored for the needs of its users.  

The Evolution of a Place – how do you create meaningful public spaces that will stand the test of time?