Oliver Smith is an Associate Partner with over 16 years’ experience of consultancy in the UK, USA the Middle and the Far East. Prior to graduating from Edinburgh, he was awarded a scholarship to Rhode Island School of Design and studied at Purdue, Indiana.
Since joining Gillespies in 2002, Oliver has gained extensive experience working on a range of residential, education and mixed-use projects in the Middle East and Russia. His strong technical skills and design flair were key to the success of Masdar City in Abu Dhabi, Heart of Doha in Qatar and Polyanka 44 Residential in Moscow.
More recently, Oliver has been leading the landscape design for a significant new headquarters building in Malmesbury for technology firm Dyson and the transformation of the centre of Telford to create the Southwater One district, a vibrant and identifiable community, leisure and retail destination.