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Stefan Stosik - CEO & Founder


Following a successful career in Finance for more than 30 years, Stefan moved to Hokkaido to pursue entrepreneurial activities. After spending several years in construction project management, Stefan, along with Paolo Danesi, formed the Design and Architectural  business of HPDAtelier, Niseko.

Paolo Danesi - Architect & Founder


Born Brescia, Italy in 1985 to a family of craftsmen Paolo went on to study Architecture at the Polytechnic of Milan where he ultimately gained a Masters in Architecture. After practicing as a Licensed Architect in Italy for several years, Paolo moved to Japan in 2016 & ultimately spent four years working for Kengo Kuma, Tokyo following two years with Nikken Sekkei, Tokyo prior to forming HPDAtelier, Niseko.

Saito Chikara 

Chief Project Manager

Architect: 1st class Japan Registered architect. With more than 40 years experience as starting his career at Azusa Sekkei before moving to Nikken Sekkei.

Having a wealth of experience he joins the establishment of HPDAtelier to create new possibilities in architecture.

Hiroko Nakano - Administrator

Office Administrator

Having worked for two private Japanese companies, with responsibilities for Administration and Finance, Hiroko helped form HPDAtelier and assumed responsibility for Administration.

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