Tom Jones, Senior Principal at Populous, United Kingdom has been appointed new IAKS Vice President at the Executive Board Meeting which was held virtually on November 26, 2020. Being a member of the IAKS Executive Board for already three years he succeeds Conrad Gary Boychuk from Canada.
Tom has a keen interest in how sports and entertainment buildings and events can enhance cities and communities. He has a great passion for sport and has been able to use this in the design and delivery of a number of high-profile projects around the world, including Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, Emirates Stadium for Arsenal FC and the Olympic Stadium for the London 2012 Olympic Games.
In addition to running major projects, Tom has co-authored the technical guide to Sports Facilities in the Metric Handbook and contributed to a series of international publications.
He sits on the Sports Economy Sector Advisory Group for DIT (UK Governmental Department of Industry and Trade).
Join us in wishing Tom every success in his new position.