John studied Architecture at Edinburgh University and completed his practice qualification in Edinburgh with Sir Basil Spence Glover and Ferguson. He has been a member of the Royal Institute of Architects (RIBA) and a Registered Architect since 1980. He has devoted 27 years to specialising in the provision of accommodation for adults with special needs, in centres throughout the UK, during his tenure as Director with a national charity.
John’s experience has included all aspects of property development in this field including property and land purchase, negotiation of favorable long term leaseholds, property modification at all levels and the design of large new build multiple occupancy projects. His UK work was complemented for a 10 year period with similar work for an Icelandic charity.Download CV