Spencer de Grey

Spencer de Grey

Senior Executive Partner Head of Design

MA Dip Arch (Cantab)

Spencer de Grey shares responsibility for Foster + Partners’ projects as joint head of design, a key member of the Design Board and a member of the Partnership Board. He studied architecture at Cambridge University under Sir Leslie Martin. On graduating in 1969 he worked for the London Borough of Merton, being responsible for one of the first Middle schools in the country. Sustainability is one of his key areas of interest.

Project Experience

New Slussen Masterplan

Narbo Via

Norton Museum of Art

Nanshan Technology Finance City

Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences


Xiao Jing Wan University

University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital

La Porte Romaine

Imperial War Museum

Marseille Vieux Port

The SSE Hydro

Kai Tak Cruise Terminal

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Winspear Opera House

Sulis Hospital Bath

Corby Business Academy

Elephant House, Copenhagen Zoo

Smithsonian Institution Courtyard

Thomas Deacon Academy

Folkestone Academy

Djanogly City Academy

Alec Reed Academy

Dresden Central Station

National Police Memorial

Sage Gateshead

Imperial College Business School

Imperial College Faculty Building

The Business Academy Bexley

Trafalgar Square

Capital City Academy

HM Treasury

Imperial College Flowers Building

Great Court at the British Museum

Commerzbank Headquarters

Electricité de France Regional Headquarters

Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge

Lycée Albert Camus

Sackler Galleries, Royal Academy of Arts

Stansted Airport

Hongkong and Shanghai Bank Headquarters