Architectus has appointed Alan J. Duffy to the growing leadership team as principal.

Duffy brings expertise in the design of education and learning projects, and has cultivated his design and leadership skills over two decades in the international commercial, residential and health sectors.

An innovator in educational design and thought leadership, Duffy says he is thrilled about his new role.

“Architectus is a leading design practice and I’m delighted to join the team in an exciting phase of architectural growth, particularly for science and education. I look forward to our current projects being realised and creating new and provocative Architecture through our collaborative approach, that promotes Australian design at the global level.”

Architectus managing director Ray Brown says, “Alan is known for his leadership in education design, having held roles overseeing national education projects. His appointment strengthens our ability to deliver state-of-the-art design strategies for all our clients.”