David Narro


Consultant, David Narro Associates

David is a Chartered Structural and Civil Engineer with over 40 years’ experience. He has a special interest in “architectural” engineering and in conservation and remedial works.

David has been an advisor to Edinburgh New Town Conservation Committee on their handbook, served on the RIAS Conservation Committee, currently serves on the Conservation Liaison Group and is an external tutor at Edinburgh University Department of Architecture.

David served as a Board Member of the Scottish Registration Board from 2005-2015, he was an Auditor, and he is an Approved Certifier. Elected Honorary Fellow of RIAS September 2015. David was Chairman of the Scottish Branch of the Institution of Structural Engineers for the session 2003-2004.

He also served on the Council, the Professional Conduct Committee, and the Strategy Study Steering Group of the Institution of Structural Engineers in London. He was elected to Council for 2006-2009.

Professional History

David Narro Associates
2020 – Present Consultant
2017 – 2020 Chairman
2003 – 2017 Managing Director
1986 – 2002 Principal

Wren & Bell
1983 – 1986 Senior Project Engineer

Blyth & Blyth
1974 – 1983 Graduate Engineer to Section Leader