Andrew Beharrell is one of Pollard Thomas Edward’s senior advisors, with a focus on helping our Knowledge Hub to maintain and improve design standards across the practice.
Andrew has over 30 years’ experience in housing, mixed-use and regeneration, and has designed and delivered a series of successful and award-winning projects.
Skilled in masterplanning, during his time as Director and Partner, he has expanded the practice’s expertise beyond urban regeneration and into urban extensions in rural areas and completely new settlements. He has also led PTE’s diversification into the fields of education and high density mixed-use.
Andrew's championing of Knowledge Hub, PTE's thriving Research and Development department, has produced a unique driver of continuous innovation and feedback through our design work, as well as a well-used source of advice to clients.
Andrew is a spokesperson for PTE and is a regular commentator on current housing. He has co-authored several publications in collaboration with other architectural practices, writing about PTE and wider housing and regeneration issues.
He is a member of the Design South East, Harlow & Gilston Garden Town and Haringey Design Review Panels.
- Qualified in 1985 from Cambridge University
- Joined Pollard Thomas Edwards in 1984
- Appointed director in 1989
- Major shareholder and executive director from 1999
- Became senior partner in 2014
- Senior advisor in 2020