Ian has extensive International architectural experience in the design & construction industry and has worked on many projects in the UK, Ireland, Poland, Spain, Nigeria, UAE and Saudi Arabia. Ian’s knowledge and personal skills have assisted many different clients to achieve their goals and visions in the built environment. His approach to business is focused around problem-solving and client satisfaction.
Ian has expansive knowledge and worldwide experience in a variety of sectors such as healthcare, education, master planning, mixed-use, residential, pharmaceutical, biomedical and retail. Ian adds real value to projects through his ability to translate clients needs and market requirements into innovative design solutions, thus future-proofing investments.
Ian is a chartered member of both the British and Irish Royal institute of architects. Ian is passionate about design and the built environment and his position as Partner in charge of design allows him to instil his energy for design and innovation within Fewer Harrington & Partners. Ian studied architecture in UPC Barcelona University and graduated with honours from Dundee University. He began his career with Hamilton & Associates in London where he gained experience on large-scale residential and commercial projects.
Ian is also one of the founding directors of Pivotal International. Pivotal is a multi-disciplinary consultancy company focusing primarily, but not exclusively on large design and supervision projects.
Ian is also director of Chamber of Commerce of Ireland since 2008 and is on the Economic and Planning Committee for Waterford City since 2008. He was also the Chairman of Ireland’s only Festival of Architecture from 2009 to 2012 and was on the Finance Committee for the Waterford Tall Ships Festival 2011.