Partner, Director of Practice
Sheppard Robson

Andrew joined Sheppard Robson in 1991 having won a major commission with the Welcome Trust. With a series of RIBA, BCO, MIX and FX award winning projects he follows a path which combines both design and delivery across a range of typologies.

His varied role balances working on major architectural projects and workplace / interior strategies with the successful running of the practice in his role as Director of Practice.

Rigorous attention to detail when providing strategic advice to developers, project managers and end users on building acquisition and due diligence, including client monitoring roles, has led to Andrew being a recognised industry leader across the basebuild and fit-out markets. His expertise has resulted in him being a guest speaker at a number of events including the UK Property Forum events in Manchester and Liverpool.

His key recent clients include Channel 4, KPMG, NSPCC and whilst he is currently representing a number of Legal and Media Companies in their building acquisition processes. Andrew is a visiting critic at MMU and heads the Professional Practice element of the MA at the Royal College of Art.

Judging panel

Andrew German

Partner, Director of Practice
Sheppard Robson

Chris Jeffreys

Senior Creative
LOVE.

Clayton Gray

Head of Design
OgilvyOne

Danny Bickerton

Head of Design
TBWA\Manchester

Eric Parry

Founder
Eric Parry Architects

Franki Goodwin

Creative Director
Saatchi & Saatchi

John Pelan

Director
Scottish Civic Trust

Matt Michaluk

Design Director
FITCH

Lou Hunter

Creative Director
Brand Union

Neil Cooper

Creative Director, Visual Design
SapientRazorfish

Penny Lewis

Lecturer, Architecture and Urban Planning
University of Dundee

Rob Wade

Group Creative Director
Smith & Milton

Sean Murray

Head of Marketing
Scottish Event Campus