BArch (Hons), BEnvDes
As a key member of the Bates Smart design team, Cian works across multiple project types and sizes. His strength and expertise involves designing innovative solutions and resolving complex design issues.
As a project leader, Cian has successfully navigated a number of challenging projects through the planning and design development stages.
Cian originally joined Bates Smart in Sydney in 2010, relocating to Melbourne in 2012. In 2016, he was made a Studio Director and in 2018 was appointed Director.
Significant achievements include Bendigo Hospital, the new Australian Embassy in Washington D.C., the Queen Victoria Market residential development and the new Westin Hotel, Darwin.
Cian is a key member of Bates Smart’s design technology committee and has helped to implement many new technologies within the studio, including virtual reality tools.