Having joined Jestico + Whiles as IT Manager in 2004, Darren was made an Associate Director in 2018.
He has overseen continuous development and improvement of the IT function at Jestico + Whiles, delivering robust and high-performance IT systems supporting all aspects of the business.
Darren has been responsible for the evolution from traditional on-premise IT systems to cloud solutions further enabling agile working and seamless collaborative workflows for staff in London and Prague offices and wherever projects take them.
As well delivering an IT toolset facilitating award winning architecture, Darren is also responsible for maintaining security compliance with various standards including Cyber Essentials Plus and ISO 9001 and is currently working on completing migrating business critical systems to the cloud and achieving ISO27001 accreditation for Jestico + Whiles.
Darren has 20 years’ experience with international architectural practices having started his career as IT Manager with David Chipperfield Architects in 1999.