Jon has built a career around creatively reaching customers through design solutions that are experiential expressions of the client’s marketing strategy and brand positioning. He believes that design is more than just aesthetics, and he works with clients to understand their challenges, using various inputs and skills to develop solutions. Jon is an award-winning Design Principal of Gensler’s London office and oversees the projects in the Lifestyle sector. He is responsible for growing the next generation of designers, and he has earned a reputation for getting the best from each team member while consistently delivering beyond his client’s expectations. A qualified architect, Jon earned a Bachelor of Arts, with Honours, in Architecture and a Diploma in Architecture from De Montfort University. He is a Member of the Chartered Society of Designers and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. Jon considers himself a lifelong learner and stays engaged through his role as a visiting tutor and professional examiner for many schools in the U.K. and U.S.