Bowles & Wyer

A Day In the Life…

Written by Rosa Hinton

The latest in our series of blogs about the people in our business – find out about how we work and what makes us tick, and learn more about the talent behind Bowles & Wyer.

A day in the life of… Anca Panait.


What’s your job role at Bowles & Wyer?

I am a landscape architect.


How long have you been working here?

Almost two years now.


What time did you get up this morning?



What did you have for breakfast?

Crumpets with butter and raspberries and black cherry jam.


What was the first thing you did when you got to the office or site this morning?

I am currently working from home so it only takes me about one minute to get to my new office / kitchen table! First thing I do is make sure I have all snacks hidden away.


What does your work day typically consist of? 

A lot of video conference calls at the moment, mixed with design work. I’m part of a larger team but my job varies from designing and doing construction drawings to attending site visits. I use AutoCAD, Photoshop and Indesign for the majority of my work.


What’s your favourite part of your job?

Concept design.


What’s your least favourite element of your job?

Value engineering.


What’s your favourite snack in the office or on site?

I miss Mandy’s weekly biscuits!


How do you spend a typical evening after work?

At the moment I’m spending a lot of time reading in the garden or going for walks.

August 4, 2020