Peter Oborn

Peter is the former Deputy Chairman of Aedas Architects Ltd and has considerable experience of working internationally, particularly in the Gulf, where he has completed projects in Oman, Qatar and the UAE. Most recently, he was Project Director responsible for the award winning Al Bahar Towers in Abu Dhabi and also for the redevelopment of Holland Park School in London.

Peter was also responsible for inception of the practice’s Research & Development group, based in London, which developed specialisms in sustainability, advanced modelling and computational design. Underpinning the work of the group is a commitment to an increasingly rigorous design process, combining empirical analysis with creativity, and the R&D group has helped to drive innovation throughout the business, enabling the practice to find new ways of problem solving and design.

Peter is a National member of the RIBA Council and was elected the RIBA's Vice President International in October 2011.

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