Ben studied at Edinburgh University, and joined Foster + Partners in 2001, initially working on 30 St Mary Axe. In 2008 he completed Vivaldi Towers in Amsterdam. Since 2009, Ben has been focussed on the design of the Apple Park project, combining his experience of masterplans, integrated building design and detailing. Ben is based in California, leading construction of the project on site and the Foster + Partners office in San Francisco. He makes art in his spare time.