John BARROW

Senior Principal

consulting firm POPULOUS (formerly HOK)

John Barrow is Senior Principal in the consulting firm POPULOUS (formerly HOK).

He participated in the O2 Arena and Olympic Games 2012 projects. For the Olympic Games 2012, the firm led reflection on the choice of location of the different infrastructure. In April 2009, it was chosen to design the Olympic Stadium along with various other structures (architecture and design) and participated in constituting the file for London’s bid to host the Olympic Games.

John Barrow also directed construction of the Faro and Benfica stadium in Portugal for Euro 2004. He is currently in charge of the team working on OL Land (Lyon, France).

La Fabrique de la Cité

La Fabrique de la Cité est un think tank dédié à la prospective urbaine fondé en 2010 à l’initiative du groupe VINCI, son mécène. Les acteurs de la cité, français et internationaux, y travaillent ensemble à l’élaboration de nouvelles manières de construire et reconstruire les villes.