A Team of Passionate Interior Architects & Designers.


Koubou Interiors is a full service interior architecture and design company, offering a range of services for residential, medical, and commercial clients. You can view our services here.

Gilly – Director of Koubou Interiors, and Past President of the British Institute of Interior Design

Gilly trained at the Regent Academy in London where she graduated with a Distinction. Gilly founded Koubou Interiors in 2004 previously having tutored at her local college in Interior Design.

Gilly understands the importance of getting to know her clients and taking the time to understand their brief, this enables her to focus on each design individually, ensuring that a client’s likes and dislikes, along with the functionality of the space are fully taken into account.

By working closely with her team of highly skilled and qualified designers Gilly is able to manage every aspect of the design process, taking a project through from the initial design concept to completion.

Gilly is a President of the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) 2018/19, responsible for the strategic development of the Institute.

Our Team:


Josie is our newest member of staff. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree (with honours), majoring in Interior Design, from the Art Institute of Houston.  After graduating she worked on hospital and commercial projects for HOK in Houston, where she became a LEED Accredited Professional with the US Green Building Council.  She returned to the UK and set up her own business concentrating on residential work.

Her specific areas of interest are Healthcare (particularly Design in Dementia), Commercial, Hospitality and Green Building.


Julia has a Ba (hons)interior architecture and design, with 5 years experience. She likes to combine her knowledge with scientific data and create functional spaces that work around the client. She is a big fan of creating workplace strategies and likes to add a bit of quirkiness to interiors.When she is not on her bike or out in the nature, she loves making colourful 3d visuals. She is assisting Koubou interiors on their interior design projects creating drawings, planning and Dealing with customers. She also has experience in project management, procurement, manufacture liaison and fit out.


With a background that includes advertising, office administration and customer liaison. Her history includes the multicultural life of South Africa.

Sam has to multitask. Apart from her role with the administration she supports the Design team with research, sourcing and procurement.


Hannah provides our social media and marketing support within the business, helping us share our voice with new and current customers on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn, as well as finding new exciting ways to connect with our clientele and share our brand with potential new customers.

Arrange a Consultation

If you are looking for assistance with an upcoming project, whether residential, medical, or commercial, please do get in touch with us to arrange a consultation with our team, to see how we can assist you.