1,600 people in 24 cities living 4 values for 1 goal:
To use design to help our clients succeed.

We create exceptional environments that meet our clients' most complex design challenges.

We inspire people through our work by expressing timeless cultural, organizational and personal values.

We connect people and place with ideas that come from many minds and imaginations.

We care about serving our clients, enriching lives, improving communities and protecting our natural environment through design.

We are a global architecture, design, engineering and planning firm.

60+ Years of Design + Innovation
Design Leaders

David Weatherhead RIBA, BREEAM Associate

Design Principal
Design Board Member

David Weatherhead

David Weatherhead, RIBA, BREEAM Associate, is a design principal in HOK’s London studio.

David, who has designed a variety of projects across the globe, joined HOK in London in 2016. He has spent 15 years as a practicing architect in London, led his own practice in Sweden and also worked in San Francisco.

David’s passion lies in designing highly complex buildings that are simple and logical to use, and that have a positive impact on the lives of their users. His current projects include a residential tower and a large master plan in London as well as a mixed-use development in Egypt.

He is a member of the Royal Institute of British Architects and a member of HOK’s global design board.

What is the importance of architecture to our society?

“I believe architecture is our greatest cultural asset. Design is incredibly important to everything we do.”


Newcastle University
Bachelor of Architecture