Our close knit team of Chartered Architectural Technicians and Chartered Surveyors ensure projects run like clockwork from the initial meeting to delivery.

Gary Black


Gary has over 27 years of varied experience within the construction industry.  Prior to setting up Inspired Design & Development Ltd Gary worked as Operations Director for Robertson Timber Kit, Construction Manager for Barratt North Scotland Ltd and as Aberdeenshire Council’s Building Standards Manager.

Gary is a Chartered Building Surveyor and Associate Member of the Association for Project Safety, as well as being SMSTS qualified.

Fraser Angus

Chartered Architectural Technologist/Approved Certifier of Design (Section 6 - Energy) Domestic

Fraser graduated with a BSc in Architectural Studies from the University of Strathclyde and has over 12 years of experience in the construction industry. He is a qualified Structural Technician, as well as being a Chartered Architectural Technologist and is also an Approved Certifier of Design for Section 6 (Domestic). He has spent 5 years working in Architectural practices, which built upon his background in the timber frame design and engineering sectors.  Fraser also heads up our central operations.

Ally Steel

Chartered Building Surveyor

Ally graduated with a BSc (Hons) Building Surveying from Robert Gordons University.  Starting as a graduate placement student in 2011, Ally never left the business.  He has extensive experience in our full range of Surveying and Architectural activities. His core skills are Project Planning, Procurement, Project Management and Specialist works such as listed buildings and conservation area consents. Ally also leads the minor works element of our Architectural Services.

Ally is a Chartered Building Surveyor and Associate Member of the Association for Project Safety, as well being SMSTS qualified.

Jamie Yorkston

Chartered Architectural Technologist

Jamie graduated with a BSc (Hons) First Class in Architectural Technology from Robert Gordons University.  Starting as graduate placement student in 2013, Jamie never left the business.  Jamie is responsible for delivering full service Architectural Services to our clients from small scale domestic alterations to new housing sites. Jamie co-ordinates and delivers our larger scale non-domestic projects.  He has a flair for visual presentation of proposals and master planning.