Director, MGS Architects
A founding Director of MGS Architects, Rob leads the master planning, design advocacy and urban design discipline in the practice. His particular areas of interest are around the themes of knowledge cities, inclusive cities, Sustainable Cities, Creative Cities and Connected Cities and the buildings and programs that support these themes. Completed projects include a portfolio of award winning Urban, Campus and Precinct renewals and Affordable Housing, Heritage Renewal, Mixed-use and Local Government projects.
He is a Professorial Fellow at the University of Melbourne, an Adjunct Professor of Architectural Practice and Urban Design at Monash University.
In the not for profit sector Rob has been a board member of Housing Choices Australia and Melbourne Affordable Housing, a director of The Song Room and is now board member of the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation, Australia’s largest philanthropic community fund, where he chairs the Homelessness and Affordable Housing Impact Area.