Joining Buro Happold in 2017, Gavin leads our Middle East Building Services MEP engineering team from Dubai. As a Project Director, his is responsible for the successful delivery of a number of multidisciplinary design projects.
Gavin is a Chartered Engineer, holding a MSc degree from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh and BEng Hons degree in Engineering from the University of Northumbria in Newcastle.
With over 25 years experience, he began his career in 1994, working for a small building services engineering consultancy practice in the UK. Following on from this, Gavin has lived and worked overseas in Australia and the Middle East, where he has gained international project expertise.
Gavin enjoys technically challenging projects that can be solved by uncomplicated engineered solutions, whilst minimising the embodied carbon and energy consumption over the life cycle of the asset.
Having spent a short period of his career working for a specialist MEP prefabrication contractor, Gavin has a keen interest in prefabrication and modularisation to enhance the quality, speed, health and safety of construction projects.