Peter Cottingham

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Design Director

BA Landscape Architecture, PG Dip Landscape Architecture

Peter has over 20 years of Landscape and Urban Design experience working in the UK and the Middle East on major urban developments. Peter is an holistic, creative and innovative design specialist with a proven track record of high achievement in Urban Design, and Landscape solutions for the residential, office, leisure, hospitality and entertainment markets.

Peter previously held the position of VP Development Design for Dubai Holding. He has successfully delivered full concept and detailed planning applications on projects up to 4,500,000 GFA, has provided thought leadership in the greening of Dubai, and has helped establish urban and landscape strategies for numerous large scale developments across Asia and the Middle East.

 

 

Key Experience

  • Acting as Lead Designer in multi-disciplinary consultancy teams

  • Recognised track record as a landscape architect and urban designer

  • Strong presentation and presenting skills

  • Facilitating public engagement events and community consultation workshops

What do you think makes a successful place 'work'?

People. A successful place will always have people passing through it and dwelling in it.  Places that provide variety and flexibility to accommodate change work. Trees have a hugely important influence in making urban spaces work in terms of harmonising a human scale.

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peter.cottingham@theurbanists.net