About us

Cronin Architects is an Architects practice originally established in 2004 and which has earned a reputation for high quality design and client satisfaction. Our priority is helping clients achieve great architecture that serves their needs and exceeds their expectations.

By working together with our clients from the outset of a project, we combine our knowledge and expertise to devise innovative,creative & sustainable design solutions. 


Diarmuid Cronin

BA Arch, MRIAI, PMP, RIAI Conservation Grade III

Diarmuid Cronin has over 20 years experience working in Ireland, the UK and the Middle East. He has worked on projects by Foster & Associates, SOM, Gensler, Zaha Hadid and more.

He has extensive experience in role of project architect for both large complex services intensive projects including mission critical buildings as well as a range of sectors from Residential, Commercial & Hospitality to Community, Education,Healthcare & Conservation.

Achievements include Senior Architect & Technical Manager for the construction of the QP District, Qatar, a $2 billion mixed use project in the heart of Doha's business district comprising nine office towers up to 47 storeys, a five-star business hotel, Tier III Data Centre, restaurants, a conference centre and other amenities. Other achievements include Senior Architect on the King Abdullah Financial District, Saudi Arabia and Consultancy to The Digital Hub Development Agency, a government urban regeneration project to create a hub for digital media companies within Dublin city.

Diarmuid is a Registered RIAI Architect with a BA honours in Architecture from London Southbank University. He has an accreditation as a Project Management Professional (PMP) as well as RIAI Grade III Conservation. As a member of the USGBC he also has extensive LEED sustainability experience on some of the world’s largest projects as well as strong knowledge of BREEAM, GSAS, DEAP and more.

He has been in private practice since 2004 and provides the practice lead.

Please do not hesitate to contact him directly should you wish to discuss any projects.

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