Desmond Mooney

NAME : Desmond Mooney

BSc (Arch) B. Arch RIBA

POSITION : Director

Des is a Director at Rapport Architects, joining the company upon its establishment in the Spring of 2011.

He completed his studies at École des Beaux-Arts, Paris and Queen’s University, Belfast, graduating in 2003. He has since built his experience working in commercial architecture practices in Belfast, Dublin, and New York. Specialising in large scale mixed use developments, he has worked on a variety of projects across the UK and Ireland, and the Middle East and North Africa.

Des worked for WDR & RT Taggart for four years during which time he led the design delivery team on the award winning St Anne's Square development in Belfast's Cathedral Quarter

He joined HKR’s Belfast office upon its opening in 2007, where he gained further experience, working on significant landmark projects such as Abu Dhabi Plaza, in Astana, Kazakhstan, the Tajoura Gardens Residential Masterplan in Libya and the Hume House redevelopment in Dublin.

He joined Rapport Architects as an associate in the Spring of 2011.