Darren joined Jestico + Whiles as IT Manager in 2004 and became an associate in 2014 and Associate Director/Head of IT in 2018.
He leads the management of the IT functions across the practice's London and Prague offices and is relied upon to develop and maintain the availability of mission critical information systems.
Darren is currently working on expanding Jestico + Whiles’ mobile working and collaboration solutions and is also involved in several AEC software user groups.
Previously he has developed a reliable and robust ICT infrastructure and delivered knowledge management and production workflow systems which contribute significantly to the quality and efficiency of information production at Jestico + Whiles.
He has pursued a series of qualifications in industry leading IT Management disciplines, including PRINCE 2 (Project Management), COBIT (IT Governance) and ITIL Foundation.
Darren has over fifteen years’ experience with international architectural practices, having begun his career as IT Manager with David Chipperfield Architects in 1999.