Meredith Bowles is director of Mole Architects. He trained as an architect at the University of Sheffield, Royal College of Art and the Architectural Association. After working as an architect in New York, Taiwan and London, he established Mole Architects in 1997. He was a member of the RIBA Awards Group between 2012-16, serving as chair on the RIBA House of the Year Award. He is a vice-chair on the Cambridge Quality Panel, and co-chair of the Suffolk Design Review Panel. He has taught architecture at the University of Sheffield and University of Cambridge and served as an external examiner to Sheffield Hallam University in 2014-17. Meredith regularly writes in the national press, has appeared on BBC and Channel 4 programmes and is a trustee of the Cambridge Forum for the Construction Industry. He regularly contributes to conferences to talk about architecture and urban design.