New director brings a wealth of experience to Kent practice
Growth Industry has announced the appointment of Jon Akers Coyle CMLI as director.
Jon joins the Growth Industry team from Gillespies where he was an associate partner.
Over the past 13 years he has led a number of high profile projects including the Welsh National Assembly, St Giles Circus, the Oxford, Regent and Bond Street redesign, St Helen’s Square, Leicester Cathedral Gardens and, most recently, The Macallan Distillery.
Jon’s appointment follows a string of award-winning collaborations between the practices on projects such as Neo Bankside, Brent Civic Centre and Warrior Square Gardens and unites Growth Industry’s planting design specialism with his expertise in the design and delivery of successful public spaces.
Jon is a passionate advocate of design dialogue and is a member of the Design South East Review Panel.