Declan Sharkey

Principal / London

Since joining the practice in 2010, Declan has risen quickly to become Populous’ youngest Principal. A creative and forward thinking architect, he has worked on a diverse, global portfolio of innovative projects, including new performance and entertainment venues in Italy, Finland, Spain, Denmark, and Ireland, as well as large sports masterplans in the UK, India and China. Declan also heads the firm’s EMEA training centre group.

In 2017, Declan was selected to be a member of the annual RIBA Rising Stars cohort, recognising the individuals who will be making a difference to the built environment in the years to come.