Ken re-joined Gaunt Francis in July 2018. After graduating at the Politecnico of Milan Italy in architecture, he has worked in Italy, Japan and the United Kingdom. He has gained an MA by Research in Landscape Architecture from The Manchester Metropolitan University, and a diploma in Urbanism from the French University of Cergy-Pontoise.

Experienced  in master-planning, urban design, he has worked on environmentally sustainable architecture, conservation, education and renovation projects. He has worked for the municipalities of Phnom Penh in Cambodia, Bangkok in Thailand, Changzhou and Huludao in China, Porto Novo in Benin, Saint Louis in Senegal, Cergy-Pontoise in France and Sulaymaniyah in Iraq.