Associate Director, SOM
Phil Obayda joined SOM in 2013, having worked with renowned architectural practices in the UK, Tokyo and Abu Dhabi. Since joining he has worked on a broad range of projects including residential, commercial, educational, transport and hospitality schemes in the UK and overseas. Phil leads the technical design on a series of complex landmark projects including a number of high rise residential schemes in London, taking these from concept stage through to construction. In collaboration with his US colleagues, he also leads the SOM UK office’s efforts of researching and promoting the use of structural timber in the projects they undertake.