B Arch (Dist) Architect RIBA
Having completed two successful terms as Chairman of AHR, Brian was instrumental in leading the practices development both nationally and internationally from 2008 to 2015.
Having joined the practice in 1983 Brian was responsible for setting up the Manchester office and leading the development of the practices work in the schools sector. In addition to educational expertise Brian has over 35 years’ experience across a range of scales and building typologies including master planning, housing, offices, university and health care buildings.
Recent projects include both Salford and Manchester Building Schools for the Future Programs, seven academies for the United Learning Trust and commercial developments in London and Manchester.
Brian also has extensive experience across a wide range of procurement and funding solutions involving both the private and public sectors on both and large scale estates and individual buildings.
As a keen supporter of architectural education, Brian lectures across the UK and is currently a member of the University of Central Lancashire Architectural Studies Advisory Group. He also sits on the judging panel for the RIBA AHR Stephen Williams Award.
returns to his University roots