Peter McDermott

Peter McDermott

Building Integration Consultant, Mott MacDonald Ltd

Peter is a Fellow of CIBSE and leads consultancy on Building Control Systems for Mott MacDonald. Following five years’ post-graduate grounding in product development in manufacturing industry, he joined a new start up, Trend Controls, and began a prolonged fascination with designing and implementing digital systems for the control of environments and energy in buildings. He was part of a management buy out that set up E Squared, the largest independent building systems integrator in the UK. For 25 years, has led teams of engineers in successfully delivering integrated controls solutions for large buildings.

Member of Steering Committee for the CIBSE Intelligent Buildings Group. Co-author of Introduction to Intelligent Buildings published by Routledge 2013. He was a contributor to CIBSE Guide H Building Control Systems, 2000 and its revision in 2009 and many other industry standards.