BA (Hons), Dip Arch (Birm), RIBA
Chris Johnson has practiced architecture in London for more than 25 years for two of the world’s largest practices; SOM and Gensler.
In the 14 years he has been with Gensler, Chris has led a multitude of projects including the award winning headquarters for GCHQ in Cheltenham and the Gate Building for the DIFC in Dubai.
A member of Gensler’s board for the past 10 years, Chris has been instrumental in growing the firm’s architectural practice area, establishing it as a key player on the global stage. Increasing the usability of buildings through innovation and the cross fertilization of different creative industries is Chris’ passion, as is the delivery of enlightened architectural solutions that create enhanced customer satisfaction.
He has also spearheaded Gensler London’s Community Outreach programme, a recipient of two Dragon Awards - for the delivery of pro bono works for projects such as Centre Point and Hackney City Farm as well as the innovative ’Art for Kids’ campaign.