Chris Balme
BA(Hons) DipArch AABC
Director for Conservation and Finance

Christopher qualified in 1983 and joined the practice in 1986. He is responsible for conservation leadership and financial management. Christopher has developed particular interests and skills in working in the historic environment across the education, cultural, retail, residential and community sectors. An architect accredited in building conservation, his work includes the repair, adaptation and extension of some of the most significant historic buildings in the region. Among his awarded projects include two RICS conservation awards for the restoration of the fire damaged Prior Park, Bath. He is committed to finding imaginative and practical solutions that enable historic buildings to fulfil their proper purpose in the present and the future. Christopher is a Europa Nostra Assessor and a member of ASCHB.