Kent Jackson

Design Director

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Inc. (SOM)

Kent Jackson is a Design Director in SOM's London office.

Kent’s experience encompasses a diverse range of scales and uses, including corporate offices, airports, residential developments, and large mixed-use urban schemes. Having worked in SOM's Chicago and London offices, Jackson has an overarching understanding of the practice and a diverse range of experience across all aspects of architectural design. Jackson has spent the last 12 years in the London office, and under his leadership, SOM London has won a number of significant projects including: an international competition for a new headquarters in Geneva for Japan Tobacco International Headquarters; an international competition for a new mixed-use, 55-story tower in Istanbul, Turkey; and London’s new tallest residential building, the 42-story Manhattan Loft Gardens in Stratford City.

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