MSAADA Offices

MSAADA Architects
122 Franklin Ave. West, #518
Minneapolis, MN 55404, USA
Phone: 612 259 0054
Fax: 612 259 0056

c/o Technique & Construction
384 Route de Delmas
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Resident Head of Operations: Andrew Ripp

Executive Director and Principal Architect
Poul Bertelsen, RA & International Associate AIA
Poul came to Minnesota to start MSAADA in 1980. Prior to that he served 7 years in Africa as a missionary/architect, and he was until recently associated with Danmission. He was earlier a member of the Associated Danish Architects (ADA) and he is an AIA International Associate Member. His Danish registration to practice architecture is recognized in all European Union (EU) countries.

Assistant Director and Chief Studio Architect
Scott Williams, AIA
Scott has been registered to practice architecture in Minnesota since 1982 and is an AIA member. He joined MSAADA in 1986 and his experience includes being in charge of the MSAADA offices in Kenya and Madagascar.

Associate Offices

J. Inbaraaj Consultants
53V, Polwells Road, Sripuram Colony,
St. Thomas Mount
Chennai (Madras) 600 016, India
Phone: 91 44 23 36 977
Fax: 91 44 23 28 592
Email: jic[at]
Principal Architect: Jesudiaan Inbaraaj

Ultimate Design/TMS Group
P.O. Box 19936
Nairobi, Kenya, East Africa
Phone: 254 20 357 2725
Fax: 254 2 718662
E-mail: nderitu.m[at]
Principal Architect: Nderitu Macharia

MSAADA Madagascar
B.P. 4402
Antananarivo 101, Madagascar, Africa
Phone: 261(20) 22 624 51
Fax: 261(20) 22 337 67
E-mail: msaada[at]
Principal Engineer: Rakotomandimby Philibert

Triple A Arusha & Bukoba
P.O. Box 1177, Arusha, Tanzania
Email: aaa[at]
Principal Architect: Joshua Mushendwa
P.O. Box 1780, Bukoba, Tanzania
Email: aaabukoba[at]
Principal Architect: Samson Lugaisa

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