Stephen is Head of Talent at Ackroyd Lowrie and Founder of the Architecture Social, which has grown from humble beginnings to become one of the most popular online communities for architects, students, and industry professionals alike.
Since 2014, Stephen has led recruitment teams working with industry-leading Architecture Practices such as Heatherwick Studios, Benoy, Allies and Morrison, AHMM and Skidmore Owings and Merrill.
Before recruitment, he notably worked in the Architecture industry at EPR Architects for three years after completing a degree and diploma in Architecture at the University of Westminster and Manchester School of Architecture.
Stephen is an Associate of the Royal Institute of Architects and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.
Previously a Visiting Critic and Teaching Assistant of Manchester School of Architecture, professional mentor for postgraduate students of Architecture at the University of Westminster as well as a guest lecturer for students of LMJU.
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Swansea City Council.
Head of Architecture at Macdonald & Company.
Recruitment Director at Shape Careers.
Recruitment Consultant at Bespoke Careers.
Allford Hall Monaghan Morris (AHMM).
Allies and Morrison.
Amanda Levete Architects (AL_A).
Amos and Amos.
Arney Fender Katsalidis (AFK) Studios.
Brewer Smith Brewer Gulf (BSBG).
Brooker Flynn Architects.
Brooks Murray Architects.
Carless & Adams.
Child Graddon Lewis.
Chris Bandford Associates.
Dar Al Riyadh.
David Chipperfield Architects Ltd.
David Collins Studios.
Duggan Morris Architects.
ECE Projekt management Limited.
Eco World Development.
Fairhurst Design Group.
Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios.
Fletcher Priest Architects.
Foster + Partners.
Glenn Howells Architects.
Hale Brown Architects.
Hopkins Architects Partnership.
Hutchinson & Partners.
Ideal Modular Homes.
Jefferson Sheard Architects (JSA).
John McAslan and Partners.
John Simpson & Partners.
JTP (John Thompson and Partners).
Karakusevic Carson Architects.
Leonard Design Architects.
Levitt Bernstein Architects.
Mackay and Partners LLP.
Pascall & Watson.
Perkins + Will.
Pilbrow & Partners.
PM Devereux Architects.
Rodic Davidson Architects.
Sheehan Nagle Hartray.
Skidmore Owings & Merrill (SOM).
Stanhope Gate Architecture.
Studio Egret West.
The Manser Practice Architects.