Benoy appoints Tom Cartledge as new global CEO
Tom Cartledge has been a key advisor to the business and active in exploring new sectors and developing new revenue streams
Benoy announced the appointment of Tom Cartledge, its former global director – commercial and operations, to the role of its new CEO.
Since joining the team in 2013, Tom has been an integral member of the global directorship and instrumental in guiding the firm’s corporate strategy.
Bringing his vast experience of working with retailers, developers and investors to the firm, he is a key advisor to the business and active in exploring new sectors and developing new revenue streams.
“We are excited to announce and welcome Tom as the CEO of Benoy. Undoubtedly, Tom brings a new perspective to the business which complements our global board and together their focus lies on design and delivery. He has a passion for growing the company in terms of sectors, services and regions and is shaping a bright and energetic future for our global studios,” said Graham Cartledge CBE, chairman of Benoy.
In 2015, Cartledge was influential in the establishment of the firm’s first on-the-ground presence in Australia with the opening of Benoy Melbourne. In the Americas, he has extended Benoy’s reach, diversifying the portfolio with new projects in Canada and the USA. Working with one of London’s leading developers, he is also evolving the firm’s offer, advising the Architectural Brand Strategy for the Silvertown regeneration in East London.
Commenting on his appointment, Cartledge said “I am proud, honoured and delighted to be appointed CEO of Benoy. It’s an incredibly exciting time to be leading a firm of innovative designers and creatives. We are witnessing the rapid evolution of global business with barriers to trade and investment disappearing, new building typologies emerging and consumer needs quickly reshaping our built environment; this has created a dynamic environment for our designers to showcase their talent at the forefront of the industry.”