Finding, Creating & Bringing Homes To Life



elly price

A former client, now our Managing Director. Southerner. An annoying eye for detail and grammar. 


Khrystyna Panova

Ukranian born, raised in Ecuador. Multilingual. Figure skater. Joined CATO Creative in 2015 with a BA in Interior Architecture and Design. Our head designer with a portfolio currently including a Grade II Listed Hotel renovation. Likes IPA, gin and bright, bright neon colours. Driven by detail. 


Mark Barratt

Award-winning architectural designer, our creative director and founder. Northerner. FA accredited goalkeeper coach. 


alex alonso

Architect (BA Universidad Politecnica De Valancia), amazing 3D modeller and purveyor of calm. Likes a long walk - a really long walk spread over a year or two. Great with PhotoShop but refused to touch up our photos. Hates the telephone.



An architectural and interior designer with a raft of clients singing her praises. Loves the fast pace of London but not slow walkers. Secretly wants to be in an Avenger. Passionate about travel and cries at tomatoes.


Amy Montgomery

Neatly segued from professional musicianship to pet sitting and property management before joining CATO creative to manage our project procurement and suppliers. Part of the original team. Over 5 million hits on YouTube. Action orientated. Loves a list of things to do. 

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Caroline Kitchiner

Camera shy operating officer. Organised, diligent and delivery focused. The keeper of our processes, way of working and project finances. Experienced cabinet finisher. Makes shepherds huts and runs the best hideaway in the UK.



Honorary chair person and all round fat cat. The reason behind our name, this keeper of calm takes his name from the mispronunciation of Vasco. Legend.