Past Judges

All submissions to the Building and Architect of the Year Awards are judged by an independent panel of recognised and distinguished judges, drawn from academia, business and broader related sectors.

View a sample list of our past judges below and judge us by who judges you.

Ann Marie Aguilar
Director of UK/EMEA Client Relations for the WELL Faculty, IWBI


Tim Darmody

Director, Darmody Architecture

Brendan Dervan
Managing Director Dublin, Cundall


Máire Henry

Director, dhb architects & Head of The Department of Architecture, Waterford Institute of Technology


Ronan Holohan

Managing Director, MILLIMETRE DESIGN

Brian Jennings

Architect, Designer & Principal, Jennings Design Studio - Architects

Derry Kearney
Managing Director, Cundall Ireland

Paul Kelly

Lecturer in Architectural Design, Theory and Building Technology, DIT

Fergal MacCabe
Founder, MacCabe Durney Barnes

Kirk McCormack

Director, Longform Architecture

Frank McDonald
Author & Former Environment Editor of The Irish Times (Judging Co-ordinator)

Susan McGarry

Group Sustainability Manager,  Ecocem Materials

Alan Mee

Owner, Alan Mee Architects


Peter Murray

Chairman of NLA

Shane O’Toole

Adjunct Associate Professor of Architecture, UCD


Derry Scully

Group President, Linesight

Claire Solon

Head of Property, Aviva & Board Member, Home Building Finance Ireland

Michael Stiff

Director, Stiff + Trevillion Architects

Lynne Sullivan OBE
Architect, RIBA - LSA Studio  (London)