Peter Ward

Founder, ARB, RIBA

Biography

Peter Ward is the founder of Footprint Architects Ltd, and has been a registered architect for nearly 20 years. He specialises in the education sector and has a wide range of experience in private residential housing, leisure, commercial and hospitality projects. He is passionate about architecture and design and has an extensive knowledge of design and construction processes and a particular interest in innovative building materials.

He is a registered RIBA Client Advisor specialising in the education sector and has completed several multi million pound school projects over the last 10 years.

His vision is to create a bespoke practice focused on contemporary design that harnesses the skills of a group of talented staff. His mission is to bring high quality, well considered architectural solutions, to every project, that enhance the experiences for those who work and live in the spaces we create.

Since establishing the practice in 2009 he has developed a bespoke business that approaches every new project with a vigour and intent to maximise the design potential, and exceed client expectations.  

Peter is committed to the delivery of a high quality service and in investing in the latest 3D technology enabling clients to experience their projects at the early design stages.

Peter studied at the University of Plymouth before gaining experience in practices in Australia, Hampshire and London. Peter has realised multimillion pound projects ranging from works to private residences, office developments, school and further education projects as well as a contemporary riverside hotel in his home town of Christchurch, Dorset.