Position: Senior Partner / Architect
Joined IDPartnership: 1984
Qualifications: Dip Arch (Manc) RIBA FRSA
Mark has worked in London, Lusalka and Gaberone and has over 35 years of working on urban regeneration and large scale masterplanning projects. Since 1990, he has led IDP’s masterplanning consultancy, which has won numerous awards and competitions.
The Practice has been particularly successful in ‘waterside’ housing. Examples include the Marina Village development at St Peter’s Basin, South Shields Riverside and the award winning Staiths South Bank in Gateshead. Mark also led the team in developing an emerging masterplan for Newcastle Great Park, which culminated in the construction of a World Headquarters for SAGE Software.
Mark’s current projects include the delivery of the 1800 units for the Scotswood Regeneration project, as well as developing proposals for 2000 unit ‘Garden Village’ on former MoD land in Arborfield, Berkshire.