Résumé

About

Architectural Technologist and designer with 19 years in UK construction industry

Focussed on sustainable design, construction, materials and buildings 

Driven by simple aesthetics and healthy place making

Skilled at building, and maintaining, successful client, supplier and peer relationships

Works well independently or as part of a design/project team

Education

MSc architectural technology 

& building performance

Edinburgh Napier University

(Graduate 2018)


BA design with business mgmt

Edinburgh Napier University (Graduate 1999)

Employment History

29.20 Ltd - Jan 2013 ongoing

OWNER

Founded 29.20 to provide consultant and contract Architectural & Interior Design and Workplace Strategy. Partnering with architectural/interior design practices, and end users (commercial and domestic), to provide specific expertise throughout interior design and fit out projects

Clients/partners: Vets Now, C2 Concepts, TP Bennett, iDEA & Michael Laird Architects and other private clients


Edinburgh Napier University - Sep 2016 to Jul 2018 

beX scholar, associate staff member and Masters student – studying MSc Architectural Technology and Building Performance(focussing on off-site, modular and timber construction technologies), while also working with the Institute For Sustainable Construction(ISC)


BSKYB - 2007 to 2013

HEAD OF WORKPLACE

BSKYB are the UK’s leading broadcast media distributor with a European property portfolio in excess of 1million sqm and over 18,000 employees


Leading the workplace team in strategic support of the business requirements

Forecasting, planning and responding to Sky’s property and workplace needs & managing fit out and construction projects across its European portfolio 


Transformed Sky’s Space Planning department into design-led team able to communicate the benefits of considered workplace design and deliver high quality, creative spaces


MAJOR PROJECTS

Osterley "Master plan and Campus Development" - 10/15 year, £800+million project to redevelop Sky’s west London production, broadcast and corporate campus

“Sky Studios” – Sky’s 250,000sqft Arup Associates designed, state of the art, naturally ventilated production and broadcast facility


Bennett Interior Design - 2004 to 2007

SENIOR INTERIOR DESIGNER

Interiors division of TP Bennett’s LLP Architects, delivering projects in corporate, financial, retail, hospitality, law, media, technology and public sectors

 

Scheme and concept design development and presentation

Detailed tender and construction package design, coordination and documentation

Detailed specialist joinery design and documentation Loose furniture package specification 


MAJOR PROJECTS

Guardian News & Media, London – 150,000sqft

IPC Media, London – 450,000sqft

Accenture, London – 225,000sqft

Swiss RE, 30 St. Mary Axe, London – 220,000sqft


Ahrend UK ltd - 2003 to 2004

DESIGNER


Kinnarp’s UK LTD - 2000 to 2003

DESIGNER

Skills

Architectural, interior, joinery and furniture design

Team, client and project coordination, management and leadership

Design, Drawing, Detailing and Documentation

3D Modelling and visualisation

Hand drawing, sketching and rendering

FFE & materials specification

Software/IT Skills

AutoCAD

Sketchup PRO

Layout PRO

Photoshop

InDesign

3D Max

Concepts PRO (iOS)