Luke Fox

Senior Executive Partner

Luke Fox is head of Studio 3, leading a team of designers in London and Hong Kong, with a wide range of international projects. He studied architecture at the University of Sydney and after graduating worked in New York with Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, where he became a member of the American Institute of Architects (New York Chapter). He joined Foster + Partners in 1998 working initially on the design of the HSBC Headquarters at Canary Wharf. He subsequently oversaw the construction of Tower Place in London, where he ran the site office until the project’s completion.

In 2003 he moved to Beijing for the design and construction of the world’s largest and most advanced terminal building at Beijing International Airport. On returning to London he worked on a great number of schemes worldwide, including a Russian context continued with Crystal Island, an extensive mixed-use development on the Moscow River; Queen Alia International Airport in Jordan, which responses to local building expertise and Amman’s climate. He was promoted to Senior Partner in 2009 and has started to lead Studio 3 since 2010. 

Recent projects include Jeddah Metro, Foster + Partners team is appointed to develop the architectural vision for Jeddah’s city-wide public transport plan; Lusail Stadium in Lusail, Qatar, the iconic venue for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, which will create a world-class football facility for 86,000 spectators, capable of performing in extreme summer climatic condition; the design of four Haramain High-speed Rail stations in Saudi Arabia, a major infrastructure project for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, connecting the cities of Makkah, Madinah, Jeddah and the developing King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC); New Doha International Airport; the design proposals for the new Thames Hub in London, England; new developments in Russia, Singapore and China; the Slussen masterplan in the heart of Stockholm, Sweden; a headquarters for VietinBank in Hanoi, Vietnam; mixed-use residential schemes in Lebanon and Kuala Lumpur; the Kai Tak Cruise Terminalairline lounges for Cathay Pacific at Chek Lap Kok International Airport, and the masterplan for West Kowloon Cultural District, all in Hong Kong.