Nick Gillespie

Mott MacDonald, Major Projects & Development Director | Auckland, New Zealand


Nick is a major projects and development director for Mott MacDonald in New Zealand and provides input to projects across the Asia, Pacific & Australasian region. He is also regarded as a tall buildings specialist, with his background in structural engineering.

Has been in the construction sector since 1994 and is a chartered structural & civil engineer engineer with tall building experience in New Zealand, Australia, the UK, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia, Korea and the Middle East.

He has a particular expertise in the implementation of innovative supplemental damping systems into tall buildings to optimise their response under dynamic excitation. He has also been involved in the design review of numerous tall buildings from a constructability and value engineering perspective.

Nick Gillespie

CTBUH Designated Expert


Annual Conference, Steering Committee (London 2013)

29 October 2017

CTBUH 2017 Conference Delegates Attend Tall Timber Workshop

Delegates gathered in the offices of Arup in Sydney to participate in the Tall Timber Workshop, which included 14 presenters speaking on topics relevant to the tall timber industry.

20 March 2013

London Conference Steering Committee Meeting

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.