Alex Phillips leads Arup’s 200-strong Integrated City Planning team, working on several large, complex regeneration projects across the UK.

An architect by trade, Alex is passionate about creating great places for people that deliver significant and enduring economic and social value. He has extensive development experience with complex mixed-use, multistakeholder urban projects, both front-end strategy and delivery.

Alex is providing strategic development and commercial direction on the regeneration of Perry Barr, seeking to maximise housing growth and development opportunities within the area and deliver wider regeneration and social outcomes.

Prior to Arup, Alex led the property division of London’s largest hotel owner/operator and all activity on its £1.2bn estate in central London.