Brian is a chartered civil and structural engineer with many years’ experience in the design and construction of large and complex building and civil engineering projects. He is based in Abu Dhabi where he is project director responsible for the leadership of the Buro Happold site based construction supervision team.
Before transferring to Abu Dhabi in 2010 he was a Director in Buro Happold’s Bath Office in the UK where he was responsible for the leadership of a structural engineering design team.
Significant projects within his team included the four main stations for the Haramain Railway project, extensive work for Arsenal Football Club including the conversion of Highbury Stadium and the design of their new HQ building, the complex Sidra Trees project in Doha and the CUC University Campus in Cornwall, UK.
Prior to joining Buro Happold in 1998, he had a leading role on the Jubilee Line Extension project where he was the Client’s line wide structural engineer.
His early career was with Ove Arup and Partners where he worked for several years in their London and Hong Kong design offices and he gained his early Middle East site experience with them on large retail projects in Kuwait.