About Symbion


Symbion is a leading-multinational architectural firm with over 35 years of heritage in East and Southern Africa. Our journey has seen us deliver some of sub-Saharan Africa’s most iconic and beautiful architectural developments.

By constantly pushing ourselves to challenge the industry status quo, Symbion has developed multiple award winning projects extending from commercial, medical, institutional, hotel and residential developments, to name a few.

Today, Symbion is present across 5 locations in 4 countries and has outstanding personnel of over 100 staff whose continued professional development is key to our Group’s success.


We serve those who desire to create spaces in which their lifestyles and livelihoods can thrive, all the while embracing and adding value to Africa’s landscape.

No longer is African architecture solely about functionality and profitability .We believe it is about an emerging consciousness of a continent on the brink of lasting change in a globalized economy.

Guided by the principles of integrity, people, innovation, collaboration and excellence ,we are committed in developing architecture that not only pays homage to its context but also truly celebrates who our clients are.


As designers we are always looking to achieve the best results for our clients and for those who occupy and use the building and construction projects we have been involved with.

Symbion is committed to design excellence and through research, construction knowledge, innovation and effective management of our projects we have on a number of occasions been recognised by our industry partners and are fortunate recipients of the following awards:

  • First Prize in the First National Kenya Prize for Architecture.
  • Gold, Silver and Bronze (6 No) awards at the Architectural Association of Kenya’s (AAK) Millennium Awards.
  • Two Gold Awards and Three Bronze Awards for Excellence in Architecture, Kenya.
  • Kensington housing estate won the best exhibitor award in CFC Stanbic Bank Home and Auto show in Kampala, Uganda.
  • CNBC International property award for Kensington Housing in Kampala, Uganda.

We are a leading-multinational architectural firm operating in sub-Saharan Africa.

  • Architecture
  • Interior Design
  • Project Management
  • Urban Planning