Kristiina Michelsson, CEO, Studio Arcibella OY
Kristiina has twenty years of experience in the interior architecture field. After having completed a BA in Architettura d’Interni in Milan (I.E.D) in 1993, she started her own company soon afterwards, Helsinki based Studio Arcibella.
Kristiina’s main field of specialization is in hospitality. When she started, she was the youngest designer in this field in her native country Finland, and she now has the widest experience there, having worked with a number of the major chains in Finland, such as Radisson Blu, Sokos and Palace Kämp Group. She has also had commissions from other major cities such as St Petersburg, Paris, Stockholm, Moscow and worked for international chains such as Starwood and Best Western.
Arcibella has completed the design of over 30 hotels and double this amount of restaurants. In addition to hospitality, her studio also works on office, retail and residential projects.