An equity Director with over 30 years’ experience, and an acknowledged leader in designing for those living with dementia, Paul has presented at various industry events and has received numerous accreditations for developments he has been involved with.
Paul works predominately in the ‘care’ sector including Health, Residential and Social care. He heads up a team of talented designers and technical staff responsible for delivering positive change within this sector. To ensure the team consistently create high-quality schemes, Paul utilises his comprehensive knowledge in various other sectors including residential, student accommodation, education, and mixed use.
Paul’s passion for the positive effect the built form has on enhancing the socio-economic impact for local communities ensures scheme are developed successfully, whilst his leadership style is thorough and methodical. He has developed a particular interest in designing buildings for those living with dementia and the effect environments can have on residents’ outcomes. Assisting Stirling University, some fifteen years ago, to develop a set of exemplar standards; he has subsequently completed a number of buildings that have achieved their stringent ‘Gold’ standard for dementia-friendly design.