John O’Brien Associate Director

John is an Associate Director based in our Birmingham Studio

He is a strong designer and has been pivotal in leading some of our largest and most ambitious projects. You could call him a designer's designer.

John takes a hands on collaborative approach, acting as project lead determining and guiding the design direction. He is an experienced and competent designer with a passion for architecture and the built environment.

John has extensive and varied experience both in the UK and overseas, particularly in Australia where he spent a number of years. John has lead award winning, large scale mixed use, commercial, residential, and health projects. He has particular experience and interest in sustainable regeneration and re-use of existing buildings.

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