20th December 2013

Nic Jacobs, Jacobs Webber's Director is pleased to announce the merger of Jacobs Webber and WATG as of the 6th January 2014.

“We are excited to join the creative team of such a respected design firm, which we have admired for a long time. We are looking forwards to bringing our experience in designing mixed use projects in the UK and abroad to the talented WATG team” says Nic Jacobs.

WATG is an international multidisciplinary practice that has been based in London since 1991 and was founded in the USA in 1945; with a team of over 350 at offices in London, New York, Los Angeles, Irvine, Honolulu and Singapore.

WATG is the number one hospitality design consultancy in the world, according to surveys by Hotel Design & Hotel Management magazines. Hospitality Design magazine's survey of companies ranked WATG's corporate culture amongst the top in the world: best career advancement, best firm philosophy, best client list, best list of projects and most innovative. Since its founding in 1945, WATG has designed destinations in 160 countries from its offices worldwide. For more information; visit