Jamie studied architecture in his native Canada at the University of Toronto. He arrived in London in 1988 and worked for eight years at David Chipperfield Architects, overseeing the set-up of a new Berlin office. In 1996, he founded Jamie Fobert Architects. Over two decades his practice has grown to be an outstanding team of eighteen, based at the Rochelle School in Shoreditch. As Director of Jamie Fobert Architects, Jamie invests personally and contributes his design expertise into every project. Jamie lectures and teaches widely and has a deep involvement in the arts, including being a Trustee of the Camden Arts Centre.