James Cooper is Head of Project Design with ilke Homes. ilke Homes are on a mission to build better homes in a better way from their off-site manufacturing facility in Yorkshire. Fully volumetric homes are precision manufactured to clients meet specifications in a controlled environment. As Head of Project Design James works closely with clients to advise on the use of ilke products within their developments.
James started his career working for architectural practices on rail and education projects before joining a local authority and leading on refurbishments within the existing commercial and residential portfolio. This has resulted in a wide variety of experience on different construction projects.
In more recent years James has worked within the technical team for top 10 housebuilders Linden and CALA Homes completing a number of high profile projects across the South East and Midlands. James joined ilke Homes early 2018 to be part of the off-site manufacturing revolution and pursue his personal interest in technology and how this can transform the construction industry.