Stephen has over two decades of experience across architecture and interior design, working in the UK, Europe and Australia. Stephen has contributed to over 400,000sqm of built workspace from heritage refurbishment to aviation, defence, education, engineering, finance, health, insurance, legal, retail, resource and technology sectors.
He is passionate in understanding the unique nature of every client, their organisational direction and how their physical workplace can support cultural transformation.
Stephen is skilled in client relationship management, aspirational, strategic and functional briefing, leading client workshops, workplace analysis and space planning. He has unique client-side experience having worked for Macquarie for their EMEA (London) and global (Sydney) HQ’s. Both have been awarded and widely published for realising the true potential of undervalued assets, and as leading workplaces with innovative engineering and architectural solutions.
Stephen joined the Design Institute of Australia as an awards judge in 2016 & 2017, joined council in 2017 and was Chair from 2018 to 2020.