LEADERSHIP | PARAGON GROUP : The Architecture Company - Architects & Interiors






















Paragon Architects was founded by Anthony Orelowitz and Henning Rasmuss in 1997. They continue to lead the business in terms of strategy, design and innovation. Both Anthony and Henning are also founding partners in the other Paragon Group practices. Paragon Architects South Africa (PASA) is directed by Thulani Sibande, who holds 51% of the company’s shares; while Paragon Interface falls under the leadership of Claire d’Adorante.

Paragon Directors

Anthony Orelowitz : Founder & Director: Paragon Architects

Henning Rasmuss : Founder & Director: Paragon Architects

Estelle Meiring : Director: Paragon Architects

Cindy Faux : Director: Operations and Human Resources

Claire D’Adorante : Director: Paragon Interface

Thulani Sibande : Director: Paragon Architects South Africa (PASA)

Paragon Associates

Associates are team members who have shown exceptional commitment, design and management skill, and leadership potential. Associates are team members who fully represent the culture, values and standards of the company; and are able to develop and grow their own client relationships, develop and manage their own production teams, and take over part management functions in the company.

Jose Ferreira : Senior Associate and Head of Construction Standards

Dale Friedman : Associate - Paragon Interface

Kirsty Schoombie : Associate - Paragon Interface

Kirstin Cavanagh : Associate - Paragon Interface

Group Heads of Specialisation

Taz-Wynne Superman : Head of BIM

Warren Wesson : Head of Building Innovation

Marli Swanepoel : Head of Sustainability

Antoinette Kloppers : Head of Building Compliance