Partners. Hayes Davidson is 100 percent employee owned and everyone in the company is a partner. The Employee ownership model reflects longstanding Hayes Davidson principles and the studio's way of working; reinforcing transparency,
professionalism and collaboration.
A Partner group. has experts responsible for studio management, art direction, leading projects and the professional development of all partners. Project leads have a range of skills and experience and are carefully matched to projects. Artists are always credited for their work.
Alan Davidson. Founder, Pioneer, Inspiration. A trained architect and artist, Alan founded Hayes Davidson in 1989. He initiated the transfer to employee ownership in 2015, and continued to be involved with the studio until his death of Motor Neurone Disease in August 2018.
Neil Hughes. Joint Managing Partner. Neil came to Hayes Davidson having built experience in major London based post-production digital facilities specialising in film and visual effects. Neil leads the finance and operations of the studio. He is often found leaving last at parties.
David Bullock. Joint Managing Partner. A 3D Design graduate, David has led a wide variety of projects, collaborating closely with many major practices including Zaha Hadid Architects, RSHP, Daniel Libeskind and Renzo Piano. David leads the art director and artist teams.
Phil Coyle. Art Director. Phil studied Architecture at the University of Brighton and Oxford Brookes and worked in architectural practices in London and Lisbon. He is closely involved in the creation of architectural and creative work and has led UK and international based projects.
Jon Ogilvy. Art Director. Studying at Bournemouth University Jon built skills in 3D, animation and architecture. Jon has contributed to many of HD’s creative and architecture projects, working with clients that include Foster + Partners, Renzo Piano and Allies and Morrison.
Anna Parry. Projects Director. Anna is a graduate in Product Design and Development. Originally training as a leather-worker and pattern cutter, Anna has extensive experience specialising in project management. Anna joined the senior management team in 2015.
Graham McCormick. Planning Director. Graham is a Design Graduate who leads our London planning projects, working alongside architects including AHMM and SimpsonHaugh. Graham joined the
studio in 2014, having 10 years of architectural illustration experience.