BA(Hons) BArch, PG Dip ProfPrac, PG dip ProjMan | MRIAI ARB
Senior Team Architect
Brian qualified as an architect in 2006 after studying Architecture & Town Planning at the University of the West of England, Bristol & taking his professional practice exams (RIBA Part III) at the University of Newcastle.
Brian has over 20 years’ experience in the industry having worked for award winning practices throughout the UK & Ireland. His industry experience is wide ranging and spans many sectors including commercial, hospitality, large scale mixed-use & residential developments. Brian excels in both design & implementation with a keen interest in sustainable design & technical innovation.
Whilst working for Space Architects in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Brian was project architect for the award winning Baltic Place commercial office development that sits adjacent to the iconic Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, at the heart of the Newcastle-Gateshead quayside.
In 2009, he established his own practice which expanded into a partnership in 2014, during this time Brian successfully delivered numerous new build bespoke dwellings & deep retrofit extension and refurbishment projects from inception to completion.
Brian joined Collado Collins in 2017 and leads our Dublin Studio. He is currently project architect responsible for the delivery of a new 310 bedroom hotel for developer Fitzwilliam Real Estate Properties & German hotel operator Motel One in Dublin city centre which is scheduled for completion in late 2021.
Brian is ARB registered and a Chartered member of the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland.