Ian is responsible for a range of projects particularly in the healthcare sector. He also has an interest in regeneration and urban design and has led various masterplanning, public realm and urban renewal projects. Ian studied at Northumbria University and Edinburgh College of Art and joined the practice in 2004. He now provides studio tutoring to third year students and leads Ryder’s recruitment programme to inspire and nurture graduates. Ian is passionate in promoting a more open, responsive and flexible construction industry. He is a RIBA regional council member and represents Ryder on the North East Chamber of Commerce Newcastle committee. In his spare time, he likes to appreciate the fantastic Northumberland landscape.