Elsie Owusu OBE

Principal and Mayor’s Design Advocate

Elsie Owusu Architects

Elsie Owusu is principal of Elsie Owusu Architects (EOA) and director of ArchQuestra, formed to provide the best of British architecture, art and engineering to support emerging economies.

She was co-lead architect for the UK Supreme Court and the masterplanning team for Green Park Station, London, when a partner at F+M. A Specialist Conservation Architect, she has wide expertise on urban planning, transport and infrastructure, completing designs for transportation systems in Lagos, Nigeria and Accra, Ghana. Previously a board member of Arts Council England and the National Trust of England, Elsie is currently a trustee of the Council of the Royal Institute of British Architects Council (RIBA) and of the Architectural Association, and a board member of the UK Supreme Court Arts Trust. Elsie is a director of JustGhana, a UK company dedicated to investment in the people and culture of Ghana. On Project Aurifex, she is designing a range of Ghanaian ethical gold jewelry with prominent UK artists.


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