Vesko started work as a graduate architect at Kisho Kurokawa Architects and Associates, Japan in their Sofia office before travelling to Zimbabwe as an architect. Vesko immigrated to New Zealand in 1994 and returned to study at the University of Auckland before working on the Sky Tower, Civic Theatre, Macau Tower and a range of Residential projects before joining Ashton Mitchell in 2007. Vesko is a registered Design 3 Licensed Building Practitioner and enjoys all aspects of the architecture profession, in which he believes there is an elegant architectural solution to every problem.
Vesko loves the outdoors, spending his spare time often hiking, gardening, on or in the water and using his knowledge and experience renovating either his own home or helping his family with theirs.
“A design isn’t finished until someone is using it.”
Vesko Kovatchev – Senior Architectural Technician
BArch (Sofia University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy)
t +64 9 366 1751 ext 207