Duncan joined BuroHappold Engineering as Director of Sustainability for London, and was recently made Partner. He brings to the role significant technical and business knowledge and has a high profile within the sustainability market, being nominated one of the ‘Top 50 Stars of Sustainability’ 2013, Building Magazine.
Duncan has operated successfully at all scales within the built environment, from buildings through to masterplanning and strategic consultancy. He is a Chartered Engineer and Chartered Physicist with nineteen years’ experience of business leadership in energy, carbon and sustainability. He has worked with leading UK and international clients to deliver successful policies, strategies and projects across a wide range of sectors including retail, commercial property, social housing, public sector and finance.
He has the proven ability to combine technical, financial and delivery considerations to develop and implement strategies leading to tangible outcomes. These include the establishment of commercial agreements to secure over £200m investment into low carbon projects and extensive experience in design and delivery of low energy buildings.