Technical Directors

Kerry  Thompson

Kerry Thompson

Technical Director
kerry.thompson@kssgroup.com

Kerry is a founder member of KSS and has worked on a broad spectrum of projects across all sectors of the construction industry over the past 25 years.

He has extensive experience on sports stadia and specialises in the key task of providing detailed technical design to support concept ideas at the early work stages.

Widely respected as a problem solver with a calm manner and a "can do" attitude, he is a key member of our IT team and is jointly responsible for maintaining CAD and technical standards across the London office.

Will Ardill

Will Ardill

Technical Director
will.ardill@kssgroup.com

Will joined KSS as an architectural technologist in 2001, and having demonstrated his all-round abilities on a broad range of projects became a technical director of the practice in 2009.

As well as focusing on construction information and specification writing for specific projects, he has a wider brief covering detailed design coordination, problem solving, supplier liaison and staff training.

He is jointly responsible for quality assurance in respect of the technical output of the practice and leads the ongoing refinement of our CAD drafting protocols and project filing structure.

John Low

John Low

Technical Director
john.low@kssgroup.com

John is a founder member of KSS and heads up the information technology team responsible for the day to day running of our systems and was instrumental in the introduction of Revit and CAD to KSS. John has enhanced the BIM capability of our practice through carrying out continual in-house training and project support.

John is one of a few certified Revit Architectural Professionals in the country and one of the most experienced CAD users in the industry. He is jointly responsible for the ongoing refinement of our CAD drafting protocols and project filing structure, and continues to help drive our IT systems and software keeping us at the cutting edge of architecture.

Garo Davidian

Garo Davidian

Technical Director
garo.davidian@kssgroup.com

Garo joined KSS in 2001 as a project architect primarily responsible for technical design, specification writing, design team coordination and on site project delivery.

He is highly motivated and brings a positive attitude to problem solving, statutory authority negotiations and contract administration, always with the overriding aim of “getting the job done properly”.

Garo is one of the real characters in our office, and his enthusiastic approach and detailed practical knowledge means he is widely respected by clients and contractors alike, and his promotion to technical director in 2015 was richly deserved.