DAVID TASKER MSc (Arch) CEng MICE FRSA
David studied engineering at Swansea University and architecture at the Bartlett. He has a long, successful career in design led engineering and has been involved in most building typologies, from large infrastructure projects to bespoke furniture. After leaving Ramboll in 2013, where he was design director, he set up Corbett & Tasker with Peter Corbett.
PETER JOHN CORBETT CEng MIStructE
Peter John graduated from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh with a first class masters degree in 2005. He has since gained a wide range of experience in both large and small projects leading the structural design from scheme stage through to construction. His projects have included a number of award winning structures, many noted for their innovative use of materials and high environmental standards.
MARTYN SHEARD MEng CEng MIStructE
Martyn studied Civil and Structural Engineering at the University of Manchester, and has worked as a design engineer for StructureMode and Ramboll, and with specialist contractors on site. He has a passion for design excellence and has extensive experience in reinforced concrete and cross laminated timber (CLT) structures as well as a keen understanding of tension structures and complex groundworks on tight urban sites.
TOM BIGNELL MEng CEng MIStructE
Tom qualified with First Class Honours degree in Structural Engineering from the University of Edinburgh prior to starting his career with Ramboll in London. He has extensive site experience working with Crossrail in London as well as a design engineer working on complex central London refurbishment and new build projects. He has a keen interest in thin shell vaulted structures and advanced finite element analyses.
Ryan is a structural technician highly proficient in Revit, and has developed his design skills across a wide range of mixed-use commercial and residential projects, to produce detailed and concise drawings. He studied at London’s South Bank University, gaining a distinction in his HNC in Civil Engineering, and he has extensive experience in Building Information Modelling (BIM) for numerous projects including large scale developments such as Battersea Power Station.
Wanyi is a graduate in Civil engineering from Bristol University and brings with her an enthusiasm to continue her learning and further develop her skills. She has a strong academic background, and has gained valuable additional skills following various internship and volunteering roles in the UK and in Beijing, China. She possesses well developed analytical skills and a meticulous attention to detail.
Marco received his Master’s degree from the University of Bologna and spent two years working with Studio Enarco Structural Engineers in Italy, building his experience as a site engineer. Prior to that, he spent time as a computational engineer in Paris, gaining valuable skills in algorithmic design with Rhino and Grasshopper. Marco is proficient in French, Portuguese and Spanish (as result of a year in Lisbon as part of his studies), as well as his native Italian, and adds another facet to our growing team.
Sanchia is a chartered Landscape Architect with almost 20 years’ experience and a flair for office management and creative marketing. She has a particular interest in biophilic design, permaculture, and natural systems. Sanchia ably manages the growing team from our London base, assisting us with resource programming, financial management, graphic design, and report creation.
MOLLY VAN DOREN
Molly is a structural engineer who graduated from Columbia University where she demonstrated a strong academic foundation. She joined the team from the United States, having gained experience working in New York City, running projects and working on a wide range of schemes in both new-build and refurbishment sectors with project values up to £24million.