Architectural practice Sheppard Robson has announced that James Jones and Neal Allen-Burt have been promoted to partner at the firm’s 80-strong Manchester office.
Jones has been project lead and design champion for a number of schools across the North West, while Allen-Burt has delivered several high-profile developments in the North West including Citylabs, St Ambrose College, MediaCityUK and Spinningfields.
They will both work alongside the office’s three existing partners: Tony O’Brien, Alex Solk and Rupert Goddard, in order to direct a growing portfolio of high-profile projects, including schemes in the North West, Birmingham, Leeds and Newcastle. These include the major mixed-use development New Victoria and continuing the practice’s work at Citylabs, as well as The Learning and Teaching Centre at Newcastle University.
Alongside this, Valentino Capelo and Jonathon McCrone from the Manchester office have also been promoted to associate.