Mr Somner joined Broadway Malyan in 2001 and was appointed Regional Board Director in 2019. Mr Somner has been designing buildings for education since 2006, working across the APAC region for over 10 years delivering projects from the Middle East to Singapore and China.
Mr Somner relocated to the Shanghai studio in 2010, building a team of education design specialists and delivering some of our most high-profile education projects such as Chengdu Westminster School, Shanghai Dulwich School, Wuxi Nanwai Kings College School and Shanghai Jinmao Baoshan International School.
He is skilled in the development of complex design briefs and early feasibility studies, working with key client teams to refine design solutions into their final built form. Mr Somner ensures both the architectural design and project viability of a scheme are fused together to deliver the very best 21st Century learning environments.