François was introduced to Bennetts Associates while working on the Olympic Aquatic Centre competition, a joint venture between Studio Zoppini Architetti and Bennetts Associates. While furthering his education in Italy, he spent five years as a teaching assistant and worked on a multitude of projects and competitions in conjunction with various studios in Milan. François is currently project architect for a project for a major manufacturing company in Warwickshire. He is passionate about architecture and has a strong interest in self-build and D.I.Y. projects.