BRIEF PROFILE: JESSICA THOMPSON

Jessica has gained experience in various areas of Design and Architecture, from residential complexes in Italy to large scale developments, such as Amava Resorts, in the Eastern Cape of South Africa.

She was awarded a distinction for her Master’s thesis in architecture, at Nelson Mandela University, which addressed the design of a Postgraduate Design and Innovation Hub for the Faculty of Informatics and Design at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, within a propose d design precinct planned for the University’s “West Campus”, in the East City of Cape Town. Jessica’s work, at IDC Consultants, has covered numerous aspects of Architectural design, she has worked on development projects from a residential scale through to those on an urban scale, including cultural, hospitality and educational architecture. In addition to this, she has considerable experience in Universal Design and Universal Access, and has worked on a range of Universal Access projects for both private clients and universities and municipalities across South Africa.