Roger is a true engineering visionary, and has worked on some of the world’s most iconic structures. Having graduated with a degree in Civil Engineering, Roger quickly sought out design leadership roles in technically and logistically sophisticated project environments. His team’s achievements include The Louvre, Abu Dhabi, Battersea Power Station Development, London, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, USA and The High Line in New York.
Roger was invited to join the Buro Happold partnership in 2010 to lead our Middle East market and was elected as our CEO in 2014, a post he held for four years.
Roger also thrives on remaining engaged and interested in a way that helps to unlock really complex problems, especially when those solutions really benefit the societies and stakeholders affected.
Roger believes that confident innovation in design is driven by improving the way we communicate, the way we collaborate and the way we engage our client base. He is passionate about integrated design and believes that we have to broaden our reach, adopt technology and reassess how the industry engages with its clients.