Philip Gillard, RIBA

Managing Director, Principal

A Senior Architect with more than 20 years of experience in implementing complex projects, Philip delivers large- and small-scale mixed-use projects across Europe and the Middle East. He was instrumental in the establishment of Gensler’s Education Practice Area in London and now serves as Managing Director for Gensler Abu Dhabi and General Manager of our office in Doha, Qatar. Philip has lectured in the U.S., U.K. and Middle East on a variety of topics and has tutored at the London Metropolitan University, mentored design students at the University of Hawaii, and advised at the Virginia Commonwealth University campus in Doha. He earned a Post Graduate Diploma in Architecture from the University of Oklahoma (in conjunction with Birmingham School of Architecture) and a B.A. (Hons) in Architecture from De Montfort University.