PICHA is driven by a diverse and talented group of people who bring out the best of the 'collective studio' with over 30 years of combined experience in the building industry. Each member of the PICHA studio is an essential part of the 'whole' and we challenge ourselves to continually enrich our projects with the ethos that brings us together and also make our work a lasting legacy to our clients.
Muriithi Kiugu is the founder and director of PICHA Architects, a bespoke architectural firm in South Africa. He is a graduate of the Nelson Mandela University , where he earned his undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in architecture.
After graduating, Muriithi gained experience working on a wide range of building projects in South Africa and on the African continent. In 2012, he established PICHA Architects with a vision to create a firm that would deliver innovative and sustainable architecture that would make a positive impact on the built environment.