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Ron McFarlane
Head of Abu Dhabi Office

With more than 35 years in private architectural practice in the UK, Australia and for the past 14 years in the Middle East Ron has been responsible for successfully delivering award winning projects across all sectors.

The sectors Ron has worked in include commercial offices, hotels, leisure, stadia and sports facilities, education, residential, healthcare, retail and industrial.

Ron has managed and coordinated multi-disciplinary design teams and contractors on numerous prestigious projects and, as well as his extensive experience in the architecture industry, he is also an RICS qualified Project Manager which has allowed him to bridge the gap between the design team and client body reporting to client representatives at the highest level.


Previous experience

Yas Marina Hotel (F1) now Viceroy, Abu Dhabi

Mercure Hotel Barsha Heights Refurbishment, Dubai

Dutco Head Office, Dubai

Chevron Oil and Gas Head Office, Dubai

Matrix Reidential Sports City, Dubai

Emiratex Laundry, Dubai

Royal Gulf Residential, Al Marjan Ras Al Khaimah

Aldar Academies, Abu Dhabi

Glasgow School of Art, Scotland

Princes Exchange Bank of Scotland HQ, Scotland

Hampden Park National Stadium, Scotland

Glasgow Schools Estate PFI, Scotland

National Health Scotland Framework, Scotland

Edinburgh Council Framework, Scotland

Stirling Schools PFI, Scotland

Renfrew Schools PFI, Scotland

Higgs Innovation Centre, Scotland

Glasgow University Framework, Scotland

Natwest RBS Framework, UK-wide

Edinburgh University Holyrood Student Accommodation, Scotland

The Mast Leisure Development, England



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