Thomas Heatherwick CBE is an English designer and the founder of London-based design practice Heatherwick Studio.

Stuart Wood is his right hand and the Head of Innovation at the Studio.

Since 2010 Heatherwick has exhibited projects connected to national or local identity, such as the Olympic Cauldron, the New Routemaster bus, the first new double decker bus commissioned for London in 50 years, and the UK pavilion at Expo 2010.

Other notable works include the Garden Bridge, the renovation of Pacific Place, and a plan for a biomass power station in BEI-Teesside.

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