VIII International
Architecture Forum

September 10, 2019 / KYIV

Andrey Yatsentiuk

Andrey Yatsentiuk,
Lead Architect, UTG

Topic: «Importance of Comprehensive Approach in Concept Development of the Commercial Real Estate (by the example of Westfield London and Westfield Stratford City, UK)»

Biographical Data and Professional Activity:

Registered architect, Master of architecture. Graduated from Deakin University in Melbourne, Australia. Has over 5 years of experience in design in Ukraine as well as internationally mainly in retail, hospitality and residential sectors. Among the most significant project in Ukraine in which he collaborated are mixed use development Victory Towers, retail and entertainment centers Lavina, Blockbuster and Meganom, etc.


UTG is a consulting company in the field of real estate development. It was established in Kiev in 2001 and has now completed projects in every major city in Ukraine. It continues to enrich its portfolio with commissions in Russian Federation, Georgia, Belarus and Moldova. While the majority of its experience is in retail development, UTG increasingly embraces a range of work in the areas of mixed-use, leisure, commercial, hospitality, and residential schemes, in which it also has significant expertise. The principal range of architectural services company provides are as follows: Concept Developmrnt and Design Development, Interior Design, Wayfinging Design.

UTG acted as the primary consultant in the development of over 90 shopping centers, including the concept development of the largest high-profile retail schemes in Ukraine, such as Ocean Plaza and Respublika in Kyiv. The quality of architectural concept designs done by UTG have been proven in audits performed by Aedas, Benoy, Sonae Sierra and Chapman Taylor.