Appointed as a Principal at B+H in 2015, Alan Fraser’s experience has taken him across countries and continents including Canada, Britain, Singapore and India. Always one to see the opportunity in every challenge, Alan enjoys the variety of work he’s been involved in and appreciates the fact that every day is different from the next. He knows that when you approach issues that arise at work as challenges, you can often learn more about yourself not only professionally but also personally. Known as a straight shooter, Alan is trusted by his teams to provide solid direction through his guidance as project manager.
Developments that appear simple may actually be very complex and vice versa. It’s important to ask the right questions to get clear on each project.
Alan’s focus is on uncovering creative, innovative, functional and environmentally conscious design solutions and as such, keeps himself up-to-date through his involvement with thought leadership within the firm. With more than twenty years of experience in the field, Alan has seen a lot of trends come and go. Recognizing that trends will often influence aesthetics, he sees additional benefit in their ability to spark investigation and research that may not have otherwise taken place.
Alan’s roles include planning and design development, consultant coordination, construction documentation and administration – all with an emphasis on project management. With a strong focus on technical details, Alan’s role is essential to ensuring that inventive, functional and sustainable design concepts are converted to the built form.