Our Company

The New Project Group is a Brooklyn based real estate design and development company.

We are the parent company for interior design studio The New Design Project and workspace operator The New Work Project.

We also own and operate individually designed furnished rental apartments.



James Davison

Co-Managing Partner of The New Project Group

Despite a long-standing interest in real estate, architecture and design, James devoted the first phase of his professional life to the financial services industry, rising to the post of Managing Director for a major European investment bank in New York City.

He co-founded The New Project Group in 2013, launched The New Design Project in 2014 and The New Work Project in 2017.

James holds a BA(Hons.) in Politics with French from Loughborough University in the UK.

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Fanny Abbes

Co-Managing Partner of The New Project Group

Fanny is Co-Managing Partner of The New Project Group, and Creative Director of The New Design Project.

A graduate of New York City's renowned Parsons School of Design, Fanny left a successful career in finance to pursue her passion for design. She was born in France but grew up in Africa and the USA, and has since spent most of her adult life living in London, Paris, and New York. Her aesthetic is inspired by and reflects her experience of having lived in some of the world's most cosmopolitan places.

Fanny undertakes residential and commercial projects in New York City, as well as internationally. Her work has been featured extensively online and in the written design press around the world, and she is currently working on projects in New York City and London.

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