Ben Derbyshire is Chair of HTA Design LLP. HTA Design LLP is a design consultancy to the home building industry specialising in Creative Collaboration between its multidisciplinary team, clients, communities and other professionals.
Ben has built up broad-ranging expertise through involvement in much of HTA's work in regeneration, masterplanning, housing and mixed use design across all sectors. Ben leads the practice's internal design review processes and heads up its marketing effort.
Ben is Immediate Past President of RIBA, he was elected onto Council in 2014, becoming President Elect in August 2016 and serving as President from September 2017 to August 2019.