Steve Wardell has been a Partner with Gillespies for over 25 years and has provided design leadership for the practice, helping to establish Gillespies as an award-winning, design-focused firm. Steve has provided advice for many high profile development projects in major cities and towns in the UK and internationally.
In his role as Managing Partner, Steve has continued to ensure that Gillespies pursues a creative, client-focused and sustainable agenda. He has led and contributed extensively to many strategic masterplanning and place-making projects both in the private and the public sector and to many urban development and renewal projects, acting as an advocate for the value and importance of investing in high-quality public spaces.
He continues to work alongside some of the UK’s most influential architects and blue-chip institutional developers across a number of sectors including major commercial and retail inner-city development projects, residential masterplanning, campus masterplanning for corporate development, higher education, infrastructure, and for major hospital and healthcare projects.