Nigel Koch

  • Associate | Senior Landscape Architect
  • London

Nigel Koch is a Landscape Architect with 17 years of experience, with projects designed and built in over 15 countries. Nigel leads the Populous London landscape team ensuring a comprehensive integration of venues and events within the public realm. He is passionate about the design of recreation and leisure environments that are robust, valued, sustainable and that provide memorable experiences for people.

Prior to joining Populous, Nigel was Director at Martha Schwartz Partners, where he conceptualized and built highly creative design driven masterplans and projects. Several highlight projects throughout his career include: Al Shaqab Equestrian Centre, Doha; Sports Academies, Dubai Sports City; Sowwah Square, Abu Dhabi; Fengming Mountain Park, Chongqing and Southbank Centre Revitalization, London.

Nigel holds a Master in Landscape Architecture from the RMIT University. His thesis focused on the thematic of outdoor entertainment and urban landscape and how this shapes our cities. Sport and events play a critical part in our culture.

Nigel Koch is a Landscape Architect with 17 years of experience, with projects designed and built in over 15 countries. Nigel leads the Populous London landscape team ensuring a comprehensive integration of venues and events within the public realm. He is passionate about the design of recreation and leisure environments that are robust, valued, sustainable and that provide memorable experiences for people.

Prior to joining Populous, Nigel was Director at Martha Schwartz Partners, where he conceptualized and built highly creative design driven masterplans and projects. Several highlight projects throughout his career include: Al Shaqab Equestrian Centre, Doha; Sports Academies, Dubai Read More »

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