James is an Associate Director based in London and leads the London fire team. He has 11 years of experience as a fire consultant, having gained a broad range of experience while at Buro Happold, Arup and AECOM. James brings knowledge of the development of large scale, multi-building schemes to the team and has worked in the UAE, Australia and Azerbaijan, gaining experience in a number of international regulations across a wide range of project types.
James is mainly involved in the London commercial and residential markets and has been responsible for the fire safety design of some of the most recognisable developments in London, such as Southbank Place, the London Olympic Park and Google’s new European HQ at King’s Cross. He has also been involved in several high-profile developments around the world and is experienced in the skills needed to work as part of a large project team. James’ other interests include knowledge sharing, human behaviour in fire, high rise building design and effective multi-disciplinary collaboration.
Commercial, Residential, Mixed-Use Developments