Who We Are

Hello

...a little bit about us

Here at DHQ we believe in enriching lives through bespoke design solutions. Our creative design solutions benefit our clients’ brands and their customers.

Our wide range of services include Architecture, Interior Design, Branding, Sourcing and Implementation. We ensure that form and function work together perfectly to create a result that is both visually pleasing and practical.

Our Values

Our shared values ground us. They make us who we are and ensure we keep on searching for innovative solutions.

Our
People
Creative
Solutions
Client
Experience
Absolute
Integrity
Doing
Good
Flawless
Execution

“We design spaces with people in mind.
With us it’s never just a space, it’s an experience that creates a positive change in people’s lives.”
– DHQ

Our Global Footprint

This is where you’ll find the inspiring spaces we’ve created.

DHQ Global Map

Meet Our Team

DHQ is about its people. We are committed to hiring, nurturing and working with the best in the industry.

DHQ Leadership

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Steven Dike

Managing Executive

Steven Dike

Managing Executive & Director

With a Bachelor of Architecture degree and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Steven has more than 19 years’ experience in architecture, interior design, project costing and implementation. His speciality sectors are hospitality, retail and corporate. As DHQ’s Managing Executive, he ensures we stay true to our vision and goals.

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Livia Coetzee-Stein

Creative Executive

Livia Coetzee-Stein

Creative Executive & Director

Livia graduated with distinction from the Inscape College of Design. For more than 14 years she has designed work for many of South Africa’s blue chip companies, focusing largely on the hospitality and retail sector. As DHQ’s Creative Executive, she is responsible for leading a team of designers to develop and implement innovative interior design concepts for both local and international brands.

Management

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Martin Blignault

Technical Design Manager

Martin Blignaut

Design Manager: Technical

Martin, a certified project designer in Architectural, Civil, Electrical & Structural Draughting has more than 13 years’ experience in the hospitality industry. He has an eye for detail and is an expert problem solver, ensuring the flawless execution of our creative concepts.

Client Service

Ashley Whyatt-John

Design Managers

Raven Slater
Leslie Kalil
Hein Botes

Design Team

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Design Developers

Digital and Technical Team

Office Support Team