Our Team

Our group of talent includes professionals with extensive experience in a diverse pool of sectors: from design, engineering, marketing, customer service, finance and, of course, architecture.
We tailor our teams explicitly to the needs of each client. Together we believe that everyone deserves to create their own happy space.
Melissa Collaro - CEO Founder
Director and Founder

Melissa Collaro

Leader, pro-active, ambitious and multi-lingual CEO & Founder of MC Architecture. She worked for over 15 years within the construction industry. Melissa has been raised by Interior designer’s parents, but she decided to study architecture. Her knowledge in planning and building regulation together with the interior design make her Wonder woman business!
She loves challenges and that’s why she has a super energetic son! Does this make her Wonder woman for real?!
During her free time, she loves yoga (hot in particularly), and she is crazy for shopping!
CFO & Business Development

Maurizio Garro

Maurizio, with a long career in banking between London, Milan and New York, of course he is the one looking out for our financials. He is the bad guy, I know! However, he is responsible for driving business growth within the company. The rare time he is not doing something, he loves cooking and celebrate life with a good glass of wine while organizing his next trip!
Maurizio Garro - CFO & Business Development
The Studio

Melissa Collaro Design

Founded in 2016 in London and in 2020 in Milan, the studio that bears the name of its founder, Melissa Collaro, has already achieved a prominent position on the international scene in just three years of activity.

Winner of a prestigious AWARD, the studio has developed and followed over 80 projects, earning the title of Ambassador of Made in Italy in London.

Led by Melissa and made up of a multicultural team of architects and interior designers, the studio stands out for its Dopamine style, which has become their distinctive brand. Their projects reflect a surprising colors that evoke happiness and positivity characterized by functional spaces full of personality.
The main operations extend across England, Italy and New York.


-Build 2019 Architecture Awards: Best Multi-Disciplinary Design Practice

– London & Leading Surveyors of Italian Design Services & Products – Influential Businesswoman Awards 2023: Interior Design & Planning Consultancy

-Best of Houzz 2023: Category Service e Design -Best of Houzz 2024: Category Service


As our projects are spread around countries, flexible offices are an important component of the workplace ecosystem.

The Studio is located at WeWork space, enabling both projects, clients meetings and remote employees to collaborate and connect at convenient locations providing flexible solutions.

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