Phil Schoutrop


Phil brings more than 25 years of international experience in commercial architecture to Buchan in his role as Principal and Sector Lead – Precinct (retail and mixed-use). 

Based in Brisbane, Phil has led projects in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, China, India and Africa for a broad client base, including Lend Lease, Vicinity and AMP, CapitaLand, Hongkong Land and Apple.

Strongly invested in sharing his knowledge, Phil offers his expertise to his clients, colleagues and the industry at large, regularly invited to lead local and international conferences, panel discussions and study tours.

“Successful developments create a strong sense of belonging and it is this feeling that generates loyalty and a sense of community. We need to rethink what it means to engage the needs and lifestyles of individuals. Personalised experiences are at the heart of blended projects in the future.”

Phil Schoutrop

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