DRS-Architects is a Bucharest-based, full-service design company, with focus on architecture, interior design, urban planning and landscape architecture, providing clients with a wide range of services, from building design, consultancy and analysis regarding future development projects, to realistic marketing imagery and virtual reality models.

PARTNERS
arch. Andrei Lefter

 

EMPLOYEES
9 ARCHITECTS

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Architecture & General Building Design
Urban planning
Landscape Architecture
Interior Design
Furniture Design
Object Design
Construction Management

MEET
OUT TEAM

Founding Partner | ARCHITECT

Andrei Lefter

Andrei graduated from Ion Mincu Architecture and Urbanism University with a Diploma in Architecture (RIBA validated) in 2008. Following a two year period working as a junior architect at Lef Proiect he became a senior architect and partner at the firm. From 2010 to 2018, he managed the newly formed Bucharest office of Lef Proiect, leading the design team for some of the biggest development projects in Romania at the time. In 2014, he also established Droid Studio (now DRS-Architects) as a cutting edge Visualization Studio focusing on Virtual Reality. Presently he his the founding partner and manager of DRS-Architects, full service architecture design office.

Business Developer | ARCHITECT

Catalin Stanciu

Catalin Is a dynamic and ambitious business developer who also possesses the design and development flair needed to plan, coordinate and be involved in all phases of architectural and construction projects. With hands-on international experience, accumulated in France and Italy, he has successfully provided project management and project coordination services, including a full range of architectural and design services through Optim Project Management, Nox International, DCS Management, Spazio Design & Ingedia to a large number of multinational corporations, such as Nepi, Sonae Sierra, Leroy Merlin, Inditex, Caixa Bank, Qatar Petroleum, Dacia, Renault, Michelin, Air France, Auto Chassis International, Adgas, Gasco, Honeywell, Takreer, s.a. In 2019 he takes on a new challenge and joins Droid Studio as business developer.

SENIOR ARCHITECT

Dan Balinisteanu

Dan graduated from University of Architecture and Urbanism with a Diploma in Architecture ‘Ion Mincu’ Bucuresti (RIBA validated), with a Diploma in Architecture in 2012. After a three year period working as a junior architect, he joined Lef Proiect in 2015, where he continued to expand his professional experience in architecture while completing various projects. In 2018 he joined Droid Studio as senior architect.

SENIOR ARCHITECT

Emilian Georgescu

Emilian graduated in 2013 from University of Architecture and Urbanism Ion Mincu with a diploma in Architecture (Riba Part 2). After two years as a junior architect at DSBA, he joined the Bucharest team of Lef Proiect, where he continued his professional development. In 2015, he was one of the founding partners at Studio 37, focusing on architecture visualization and graphic design. Since 2017, Emilian and Studio 37 are partners of DRS-Architects.

ARCHITECT

Cora Cristea

Cora graduated from the Spiru Haret University, with a diploma in Architecture (Riba Part 2). For two years she was part of the Contrafort N design team as a junior architect, a period devoted to architectural and interior design projects. In 2015 she set up Studio 37, a practice specializing in architectural and graphic design presentations, where she continued her professional development by participating in various residential, industrial and office projects. Since 2017, Cora and Studio 37 are partners of DRS-Architects.

ARCHITECT

Cristina Costea

Cristina Costea graduated from University of Architecture and Urbanism with a Diploma in Architecture ‘Ion Mincu’ Bucuresti (RIBA validated), with a Diploma in Architecture in 2018. During studies she developed skills for computational design through international workshops and she is interested in digital fabrication techniques.In 2018 he joined Droid Studio as a junior architect.

ARCHITECT

Mihnea Munteanu

Munteanu Mihnea graduated from University of Architecture and Urbanism with a Diploma in Architecture ‘Ion Mincu’ Bucuresti (RIBA validated), with a Diploma in Architecture in 2018. Since college he was passionate about smart homes and participated in the design and construction of a green building within the EFdeN team. In 2018 he joined Droid Studio as a junior architect.

ARCHITECT

Daniel Costianu

Daniel graduated from “Ion Mincu” University of Architecture and Urbanism with a Diploma in Architecture (RIBA validated) in 2015. During his college years he was involved in many cultural projects and was a student representative for his peers in the university system through the students’ association. Following a 3 year period working at Lef Proiect as a project architect, he joined the Droid Studio team to continue his development in the field of architecture and to participate in the making of great projects.

SENIOR ARCHITECT

Simona Rusu

Simona Lucia RUSU graduated in 2015 from University of Architecture and Urbanism Ion Mincu with a diploma in Architecture. In the next three years she worked in interior design and architectural projects. The main subjects studied were residential, industrial and office buildings. In addition, she took part in educational projects, that address the integration of architectural related subjects in schools. From the year 2017, is part of the Droid Studio Team.