Ben Dawson

Architectural Designer / Singapore

Ben has over ten years’ experience leading teams to design and deliver large scale, complex projects. He has extensive onsite experience particularly in South East Asia and has an interest in marrying vernacular design with modern architecture and the latest in sustainable materials and technologies. His passion lies in creating buildings which have international appeal but also nod towards their context.

Ben joined Populous in 2015 and has been based in Kuala Lumpur for much of this time to oversee the design and construction of Phase 1 of the KL Sports City which will host the SEA Games in 2017. The project has the ambition to become a world class sports and entertainment hub with the second phase scheduled to start following the games.

Ben is an expert user of Revit and possesses a holistic understanding of BIM.