David is head of Workplace and has a key role on projects with his ability to take a strategic overview of a complex site and devise an imaginative solution. He has developed a specific expertise for community planning, working alongside communities on regeneration schemes. He is passionate about the ability of historic buildings to provide a motivating focus for community regeneration and takes a keen interest in the socially sustainable aspect of historic building work.
David lectures regularly on conservation and 20th century buildings and is a year tutor on the Architectural Association Building Conservation course. He prefers to work collaboratively and gets great satisfaction from mentoring younger architects on his team.