ian gunter-jones

designer / director


About me

I specialise in workplace design, branding and strategic space planning. I have worked extensively overseas, undertaking projects across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, South and South East Asia. My corporate clients include the British Council, DfID, the BDI, the Association for Consultancy and Engineering, ISS-Coflex, Unipath, Swiss Precision Diagnostics, Inverness Medical International, Alere, Concateno, MLS, Redpath, Hyder Consulting, HomeLet, the Barbon Group, Deacon Insurance, GeraldEve LLP, 12 Yard TV, Texel Finance ltd, the YMCA and Schlumberger. I also work on domestic projects, both for private clients and developers, including the Fitzroy Group and CJ O’Shea Co. Ltd. Prior to joining Amalgam in 1999, I spent nine years as Head of Architecture & Design at the British Council. I graduated from The Royal College of Art, MA (Architecture & Design).


  • Design
  • Studio Management
  • Powerpoint
  • Vectorworks
  • Project Time Management
  • Strategic Operational Planning
  • Operational Cost Management
  • Word Exce
  • Presenation

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • British Council

    British Council

    • Charity

Work history


Designer & Director

Gunter Design Assoc. Amalgam

Jan 2000


Design Director

The British Council

Jan 1991 - Dec 1999


Senior Designer

Sebire Alsop Architects

Aug 1988 - Dec 1990


Interior Designer

Julian Marsh Architects

Jan 1984 - Aug 1984



Architecture Design Studies

Royal College of Art

Aug 1986 - May 1988


    Interior Design

    Nottingham Trent University

    May 1982 - May 1986


      Art Design Foundation

      Stourbridge College

      Aug 1981 - May 1982