Richard joined the practice in 2006, became an associate in 2008 and was promoted to Director in 2013.
He has wide ranging experience designing and delivering arts, education, residential and workplace projects. In recent years, his projects include a University Training School (UTS) at the University of Birmingham, Southwater One for Telford and Wrekin Council which was awarded an RIBA Award, the Birmingham Institute of Art and Design for Birmingham City University and the rejuvenation of the Lapworth Museum of Geology.
Richard also has expertise of working within the context of existing buildings. He designed a scheme of alterations to the Grade I listed Curzon Street Station in Eastside Birmingham, to provide exhibition space and offices, and with a former practice designed contemporary, contextual award winning additions to two scheduled ancient monuments.
Current projects include a two form entry school primary school in Weston super-Mare and a 200 apartment city centre residential scheme incorporating Grade II listed buildings.