David Edwards

David Edwards

Director, Place-Make

Currently employed at Place-Make Consulting Ltd


Previous: Heriot-Watt University



    Multi‐disciplinary professional with over 15 years of consulting experience in the UK, Middle East, Africa and Scandinavia. International portfolio includes significant mixed‐use developments such as Knowledge Economic City (KEC) and King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in KSA, Kaduna Millennium City in Nigeria, Parc Dounya in Algiers and Qing Dao Eco Town and Jinan Central Business District in China. UK experience spans from complex regeneration projects at Greenwich Peninsula, Thames Gateway, Paddington Basin, Clyde Gateway and Leeds Aire Valley through to public realm design, vision strategies and new master plans of varying scale and character. Extracts from selected projects have been included in international publications such as Al‐Manakh, Architectural Review and The Architects Journal. Registered with the Architects Registration Board (ARB) in the UK and a member of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), Akademisk Arkitektforening (MAA) in Denmark and the Urban Design Group (UDG). Company Director of Place Make Consulting Limited; a planning, architecture and design consulting firm, based in central London and operating in the UK and overseas.



Director, Architect RIBA

At Place-Make Consulting Ltd

From 2012 to Present

Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh

B.ARCH (HONS), DIP. ARCH, MSc Urban Design, Master Planning, Heriot-Watt University

From 1997 to 2002


  • Architecture
  • Design
  • Landscape architecture
  • Master Planning
  • Planning
  • Strategic
  • Strategic planning
  • Sustainability
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