Neil Matthews

Job Role: Associate Director 

About: Neil is an Associate Director at DLA Architecture experienced in design, sustainability and collaborative working for both public and private clients across all major sectors. Specialising in large complex mixed use office & residential design. A dedicated problem solver and an excellent team leader with a particular passion for holistic design, utilising new technology to improving working practices, transfer of information and overall quality across the construction industry.

Alongside successfully managing clients and complex projects, key achievements include being instrumental in the implementation of Building Information Modelling (BIM) across the practice, working on projects that have received national awards, as well as a research project that digitally virtualized a grade 2 listed building from a laser scan, which has been nominated for a technology innovation award.

His current favourite building is Kuokkala Church ''a fantastic piece of contemporary architecture using traditional materials and simple stunning internal spaces that would have a huge positive effect on the community that use it.''