Ben Taylor
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Landscape Architect BLA (Hons), NZILA Registered Christchurch
Ben leads the Auckland studio of RMM and has over 11 years of experience in New Zealand and the UK. He returned to RMM in 2018, joining the company for the first time in 2007 as a graduate landscape architect, before going abroad to gain some experience overseas.

Ben returned to our shores in 2013 and has spent the last eight years in Auckland, where he has worked on a variety of private and public projects. He has experience across the multiple facets of landscape architecture, including design, construction documentation, landscape and visual assessment, and contract observation and administration. Ben has played a key role in designing and delivering a multitude of complex projects including recreational reserves, play spaces, high-density residential developments, social housing, retirement villages, and educational and health care facilities as well. 

In his spare time, Ben enjoys running, snowboarding, water-skiing, music, camping and getting stuck into the garden. Ben is currently Treasurer of the NZILA Auckland Branch.
  • Moves Ideally by bike — either on his Cannondale SuperSix or his vintage Avanti
  • Drinks What feels right for the time and place — be it made from bean, grain or grape
  • Place Le Roy's Bush, Birkenhead
  • Supports Waste reduction
  • Listens to An eclectic mix of most things new and old, ranging from folk music to dance music
  • Reads Biographies and literary classics
  • Eats Anywhere new and anything daring. Gemmayze Street, Ima Cuisine, and Federal Delicatessen are standout favourites
  • Wishes for For less car-oriented NZ cities
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