Paul, an architect, joined Urban&Civic; in January 2015. He is the Head of Masterplanning and Design; a unique role that spans the majority of Urban&Civic’s large scale strategic sites and one that includes the co-authoring of Design Codes for defined phases within each of those sites. Paul practiced as a multi-disciplinary architect in the US for ten years before returning to the UK in 2008 to work with Lend Lease as a development project manager on the Athletes Village in Stratford. There he worked on a numerous legacy building types including an all-age academy, health centre and residential plots. Post-games, Paul was the lead for the masterplan and commercial building designs of The International Quarter in Stratford.