Ken Hood


Since joining the Practice in 1994, Ken has been involved in a wide variety of projects across a range of sectors and has gained substantial experience on many projects including the DSS Headquarters in Newcastle, the residential care home Lady Sarah Cohen House, the Norwich Cathedral Refectory and the Alnwick Garden Visitor Centre in Northumberland.


After becoming a Project Director he played a significant role in the Evelina Children's Hospital and more recently has been a key team member in the early stages of a number of projects, working with clients and consultants to develop project briefs.  He also has experience of a number of regeneration and masterplanning projects, ranging in scale from a strategic regeneration framework in Walsall and the redevelopment of Northgate in Chester Town Centre, to mixed-use schemes in Hastings, Nottingham and Greenwich. 


Ken was made a Partner in 2010 and worked on the Hackney Service Centre and Brent Civic Centre in London. More recently he has worked on the Newton Park Campus at Bath Spa University, student residential facilities at Swansea University and a series of dynamic new Dementia Care Centres around England.