Gerard Maccreanor

Director, Rotterdam
BSc (Hons), BArch, ARB, RIBA

Gerard works in Rotterdam and London and has extensive experience in large-scale masterplans; urban regeneration projects; mixed-use projects; residential; hotel; student accommodation; rail infrastructure and retail.

As a founding director of the practice, he understands the importance of communicating with clients. He regularly leads complex discussions about the built environment, often in sensitive locations or within communities that require careful and thoughtful responses. Gerard has nurtured successful processes to facilitate informed decision making that is particularly effective for working with multi headed client groups or in collaborative partnership with other architects. He leads many of the offices most complicated projects and directs and facilitates joint review on all projects.

In 2012 Gerard helped the studio establish sister company; MLA+ with Markus Appenzeller, more recently opening offices in China, Russia and Brazil.

Gerard sits on a number of Design Review Panels including Southwark and was recently appointed to join the NLA’s expert Panel for Tall Buildings.