JOHN WOLFENDEN

Managing Director, KEO-Design

  • PROFILE
John is a RIBA Chartered Architect with over 35 years of experience in the industry in the delivery of high-end commercial, residential, mixed-use, hospitality, health-care and tall tower projects. His resume includes extensive project experience of built projects in Europe, Asia and across the Middle East with top international design firms and with major developers. He has held executive management positions for the past 20 years leading very large project delivery teams working simultaneously on dozens of mega projects. He joined KEO in 2013 as Director of Architectural and Engineering Services in charge of multiple offices as well as recently being the Regional Director for KEO’s Design business with oversight operational responsibilities. John has a proven track record as a successful leader of professional teams, a capacity for dealing with complex issues under pressure and an established reputation for commitment to excellence with a wide range of clients he has served.

As Managing Director of the Design Division, he has full responsibility over KEO-Design and the delivery of KEO’s Architectural and Building Engineering Services within all of our global markets.

In addition to his status as a RIBA Chartered Architect, John is also registered with the Architects Registration Board (ARB) in the UK, and holds a Bachelor of Architecture Degree in Architecture, as well as a Bachelor of Science Degree in Architectural Studies from the University of Bath in the United Kingdom.

As Managing Director of Design, John is a full member of KEO’s Executive Leadership Board (ELB) and the Direct Leadership Management Board (DLM).