Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

About Vince Ugarow

Vince Ugarow is a Director at Hilson Moran, a leading multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy for the built environment. He is responsible for leading design teams on high-profile UK and international projects, for a comprehensive portfolio of blue chip clients.

He has extensive experience in successfully delivering sustainable building engineering designs on projects for investors, developers and end users, including a wide range of commercial offices, residential developments, hotels, retail centers and mixed-use schemes.

His particular expertise is in design and project management of energy efficient high-rise buildings, including Tameer Towers in Abu Dhabi and most recently 20 Fenchurch Street “The Walkie Talkie” in London. Vince led Hilson Moran’s team in the design stages of the project, through the construction phase and completion, to the post occupancy period. The project…


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About Vince Ugarow

Vince Ugarow is a Director at Hilson Moran, a leading multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy for the built environment. He is responsible for leading design teams on high-profile UK and international projects, for a comprehensive portfolio of blue chip clients.

He has extensive experience in successfully delivering sustainable building engineering designs on projects for investors, developers and end users, including a wide range of commercial offices, residential developments, hotels, retail centers and mixed-use schemes.

His particular expertise is in design and project management of energy efficient high-rise buildings, including Tameer Towers in Abu Dhabi and most recently 20 Fenchurch Street “The Walkie Talkie” in London. Vince led Hilson Moran’s team in the design stages of the project, through the construction phase and completion, to the post occupancy period. The project was the first City of London high rise building to be fully designed in 3D BIM between the architectural, structural and MEP project teams.

Vince is currently working on the early design stages of a number of high rise projects in London, including Elizabeth House and two high rise towers in the City’s financial district.

A qualified Chartered Engineer, Vince has presented at a number of conferences and seminars in the UK, Eastern Europe and Scandinavia, sharing his wealth of knowledge and experience gained through 28 years of working in the industry. His papers have focused on sustainable tall building design principles using practical engineering solutions and integrating credible renewable energy technologies.

CTBUH Involvement

  • Chapter Board Member (2015 – Present)
  • Past Roles:
  • Annual Conference, Session Chair (New York 2015)
  • Annual Conference, Steering Committee (London 2013)

Events/Initiatives Involving Vince Ugarow

Record Numbers Convene at 2018 Leaders Meeting

Record Numbers Convene at 2018 Leaders Meeting

20 Oct 2018, Event Report – CTBUH Leaders convened on Day 1 of the 2018 Middle East Conference for updates on…

Regional Representatives Meet at 2018 Middle East Conference

Regional Representatives Meet at 2018 Middle East Conference

20 Oct 2018, Event Report – CTBUH Chapters, Regional Representatives, and Future Leaders Committees met during…

CTBUH United Kingdom Chapter Launches in London

CTBUH United Kingdom Chapter Launches in London

17 Jun 2015, Event Report – The CTBUH UK Chapter launched with an event at London’s BT Tower. Topics of…

Events/Initiatives Involving Vince Ugarow

Record Numbers Convene at 2018 Leaders Meeting
20 Oct 2018, Dubai – Event Report
CTBUH Leaders convened on Day 1 of the 2018 Middle East Conference for updates on the year's developments and to plan for 2019.
Regional Representatives Meet at 2018 Middle East Conference
20 Oct 2018, Dubai – Event Report
CTBUH Chapters, Regional Representatives, and Future Leaders Committees met during the Middle East Conference for a discussion on the Council's regional growth and global initiatives.
CTBUH United Kingdom Chapter Launches in London
17 Jun 2015, London – Event Report
The CTBUH UK Chapter launched with an event at London’s BT Tower. Topics of discussion included a surge in high-rise construction in the city, and sustainability.
Activity at the CTBUH London Conference: Day One
11 Jun 2013, London – Conference Activity Report
See the highlights from the first day of the CTBUH 2013 London Conference including the Opening Plenary and Conference Dinner.
World Architecture News Interviews Conference Speakers
May 2013, London – CTBUH In the Media
Fifteen architects, engineers, and industry experts, set to speak at the CTBUH Conference in London 11-13 June, talk to World Architecture News about building tall.
London Conference Steering Committee Meeting
20 Mar 2013, London – Event Report
The Steering Committee for the 2013 CTBUH London Conference convened to discuss and confirm the final details of the Conference including the speakers, sponsorship, and tours.

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Vince Ugarow Related Resources

Interview: Building Systems

11 Jun 2013 – 2013 London Conference Interviews
Vince Ugarow, Hilson Moran