Jaime is a proven project designer, competition winner and studio leader. During his professional career he has been responsible for multiple projects with values ranging between 8 and 120 million pounds and was one of three associate directors responsible for the management of a 65 person firm under a Managing Director.
He is an experienced all-round designer with specialist skills in healthcare and has sat on the executive board of Architects for Health (AfH) since 2006. He has significant experience as the lead architect in major PFI schemes including the preparation of a reference project for a $2 billion teaching hospital in Adelaide, Australia. He has been a visiting tutor at various universities since 2002 including Nottingham, Cardiff and London Metropolitan. Since 2012 Jaime and Richard have been teaching third year degree level at London South Bank University and established their studio, The Transpontine Laboratory, based at the university in 2014.
Jaime was educated at The Royal College of Art, Bath University and the TU Delft Highrise Scholarship. He has been ARB registered and a member of RIBA since 2006. He is a recognised figure in the healthcare sector with connections throughout the industry. Jaime has detailed knowledge of traditional and PFI contracts, fee negotiation and project cost control. Jaime has sat on the board of City and Hackney NHS Clinical Commissioning Group and, social enterprise, East London Integrated Care. He has also served as an elected governor at the Homerton University NHS Foundation Trust.
Organised by SALUS Global Knowledge Exchange and Architects for Health, the European Healthcare Design 2023 Congress, Awards & Exhibition will be held at the Royal College of Physicians, London, on 12–14 June, 2023.