Robert Philips

Project Director

Robert joined the practices Manchester office in 2014 bringing with him experience across many different sectors, most notably workplace and higher education.

Robert was recently Project Architect for Allied London’s £30m XYZ Building in Spinningfields, Manchester, a mixed use workspace integrating gym facilities, business lounge, café/restaurant and cycle provision and 7 storeys of commercial office space within a constrained city centre site.

He has also been involved in a number of other high-end commercial developments including the development of the Knowsley Hub, Liverpool, a speculative office scheme at Airport City and Manchester Goods Yard. He is currently Project Director for the first build-to-rent development in Stoke, a two-phase scheme for Genr8 creating 277 studio, one and two-bedroom PRS apartments in two 11-storey buildings.

Having graduated from the University of Liverpool with distinction, Robert spent eight years at John McAslan and Partners, during which time he delivered a number of award winning schemes.

With a keen eye for detail, he has a strong commitment to quality in design and in ensuring that this is delivered on site. He is also interested in graphic design and has been involved in marketing and in producing templates for competition submissions and is a member of the BCO NextGen.

Robert Philips