Herzog & de Meuron

John O’Mara began his collaboration with Herzog & de Meuron in 2008 as Project Manager on The Tate Modern Project, and moved to London in 2009 to coordinate our UK office and projects. John was named Associate in 2011 and Studio Director in 2022, managing projects such as One Park Drive and Royal College of Art in London.

John studied architecture and technology of architecture at Bolton Street Institute, Dublin, Southbank University and the Architectural Association, London. During and between academic studies, he worked with various studios to develop his design and practical experience. From 2001 to 2008, he collaborated with Future Systems in London, where he was an Associate Director and worked on numerous built works and competitions.