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(In collaboration with Maxwan Architects + Urbanists and Juurlink en Geluk Landscape ©)


The International Finance Centre is tailor-made for the Financial World: the best possible place to work and do business. This is also the first nature oriented IFC in the world: “Banking in the Green”. The complete masterplan for the IFC is based on an optimal relation with the surrounding landscape, it maximizes green surface and minimizes hard surface and it finds many different ways of enjoying the water.

The unique green character and high ecological value of the masterplan will provide excellent branding opportunities.



Flexible grid layout for easy phasing and natural growth

Various residential neighbourhoods

Top public spaces with trees, parks and roofscapes

Architecture balancing high-density buildings on a human scale

Mixed mode transportation layout


Program: office 1.9M m², hotels 156.000 m², residential 1.8M m², retail and leisure 145.000 m², social infrastructures 161.000 m², cultural facilities 31.000 m², area: 460ha

Awards: One of 3 finalists

(Other participants: Astoc Koln Germany, De Architecten Cie Amsterdam, Buro Happold, Karres en Brands, KCAP)



Typology Masterplan
Location Moscow, Russia
Status 2014. Competition Finalist
Client Sberbank
Design team Maxwan
Collaborators Atrium, Juurlink [+] Geluk, Pegasus, ARUP,  CREAM Architects
Images and rights Maxwan ©








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