Gary Pemberton


Gary studied architecture at The Technical University of Nova Scotia in Canada graduating in 1981. In 1983 he moved to London and continued his post-graduate research at the Bartlett School of Architecture.

Early in his career Gary was responsible for a major mixed development in the Isle of Dogs and the refurbishment of the five star Balmoral Hotel in Edinburgh. He then established his own practice undertaking work in the London corporate fit-out sector and later led the interior architecture division, working on several hotel projects in London and abroad, as well as large scale housing developments.

Gary joined the architecture division of tp bennett as a Project Director in 2005 and was initially involved in the base build design and fit-out of Building 5 at Microsoft’s Reading Campus.  Other projects included an award winning residential scheme in Croydon and a refurbishment Grade 2 listed buildings in Kensington. Promoted to Director in 2010 he has recently delivered a 500,000 sq ft mixed use masterplan in Staines and is currently working on student residential schemes in London and Cambridge.

Gary has a wide range of experience in dealing with complex buildings, and is skilled when working with clients and multi-disciplinary design groups to develop the most appropriate planning and design solutions. Committed to sustainable development and its integration in architecture he is an active member of the practice’s sustainable architecture group.