Tom joined Hodder+Partners in 2010 and has over 15 years post qualification experience in the development and delivery of a range of complex building projects for a variety of end users.
With Hodder + Partners, Tom has developed several student residential schemes from Planning stage to completion, including Ducie Court and Moss Lane East, delivering over 1000 student bed places. Most recently, Tom has been leading the delivery of Duncan House in Stratford, London, a mixed use scheme of 511 student bedrooms, 44 residential apartments and a higher education facility. Before that Tom led the delivery of 589 apartments across 2 sites in Manchester for Renaker and was project architect for Motel One, a 330 bed hotel for Olympian Homes opposite Piccadilly Station in Manchester.
Prior to joining Hodder + Partners Tom had senior positions in the UK with Denton Corker Marshall , an Australian architectural practice and Nightingale Associates, a leading healthcare practice.
With Denton Corker Marshall, Tom was the resident architect on the Manchester Civil Justice Centre, acting as the primary interface between the contractor’s site team and the design teams in London and Melbourne on the largest court building project in the UK since the Royal Courts of Justice were built in the 1870’s. The building is widely recognised for its innovative and environmentally sustainable design and won numerous awards including the RIBA Sustainability Award and was shortlisted for the 2008 Stirling Prize.
With Denton Corker Marshall, Tom was also the project architect for No. 1 New York Street, a 10,000m² commercial office building for Bruntwood in Manchester, and Denton Corker Marshall’s bid for the Liverpool Magistrates’ Court with Terrace Hill Properties. He was also resident architect on No.1 Athletes’ Village; Lend Lease’s premium residential plot for the 2012 Olympic Games in Stratford, London.
Between 2000 and 2005, Tom worked with Nightingale Associates on a number of Healthcare and Clinical Science Buildings.
Tom was a team Leader on the Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, the largest project delivered through the Department of Health’s ‘ProCure21’ framework initiative. Tom was project architect for the £2.7m Cancer Unit at Leighton Hospital in Crewe, as well as project architect for the Peninsula Medical School teaching facilities at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital and closely involved with the Peninsula Medical School’s Headquarters building at Derriford Hospital in Plymouth.
Tom became an associate director at Hodder + Partners in 2013.