Ian joined the practice in 2009 following completion of his BArch course at the Manchester School of Architecture.
Since joining the practice, Ian has led a series of projects spanning the workspace, residential, mixed-use and educational sectors. With a particular interest in the student residential market, Ian has delivered a number of projects in Sheffield's Cultural Industries Quarter including Gatecrasher Apartments and Sellers Wheel, comprising construction of both new purpose-built student accommodation along with the refurbishment of Grade II listed buildings to office and café accommodation.
He has a talent for realising the potential in former industrial heritage sites and has recently completed the award-winning Albert Works, a warehouse-to-workplace restoration which repurposes a piece of the city’s industrial heritage to create a dynamic headquarter office space for a creative agency.
Ian was named the Rising Star of the North, North Wales and Northern Ireland at the 2017 British Council for Offices NextGen Awards.