I am a fully qualified Chartered Architect with over 12 years experience and have been in full time employment since university. I graduated from two of the top universities in the UK and obtained a post graduate qualification in professional practice to complete my architectural training.
I have extensive experience across many sectors of the Construction Industry. I am proficient in managing people and projects; able to meet deadlines and communicate effectively. I am also knowledgeable in the fundamentals of marketing, along with business strategy and economic principles.
I have worked in several practices in a variety of locations, including Bath, Edinburgh and London, covering projects from Ministry of Defence works, housing estate schemes through to new build individual houses, sustainable architecture and medical centres, in both public and private sectors through varying procurement routes.
My skills range from office management, client liaison, design team management, project management from initial conception to completion, including concept design, feasibility studies, space planning through to detailing and project implementation.
I have expertise in Technical Guidlines and Regulations, and have worked with, both the Scottish and English Building Regulations and Health Tecnnical Memoranda (Scotland), various Planning Authorities across England and Scotland.
I have a strong interest in the arts, a capable musician and artist, with interest in the Futurist, Vorticist and Expressionist movements.
Specialities: Advanced knowledge in AutoCAD with over 18 years of use, including CUI customisation, script writing and automation. I am also proficient in the following software packages, Photoshop, Indesign, Sketchup, 3D Studio, Revit, Access and other Office products.