Ollie Brodrick-Ward joined the AHF in January 2017 firstly as a volunteer, a researcher and later as the AHF Administrator and Team Coordinator based in Spitalfields. Ollie has a long-standing interest in art and heritage having an undergraduate degree in History of Art from the University of Bristol and post graduate degrees in Historic Conservation & Architectural History from Oxford Brookes & Oxford University.
Prior to working at the AHF Ollie worked for over ten years as a chartered surveyor at Knight Frank and later at Jones Lang LaSalle.
Ollie has a strong interest in communities and voluntary groups working to find new uses for historic buildings. His recent dissertation focused upon the of conservation of medieval church wall paintings for communities, heritage and faith.