Suzanne Mackrell

Suzanne Mackrell

Associate Director

Following completion of her studies at The Mackintosh School of Architecture, Suzanne joined Keppie in 2005. She has 18+ years experience in delivering large-scale Architectural, Masterplanning and Urban Design projects.

A personal area of expertise is in commercial Architecture with a focus on Leisure, Entertainment and Sports. Suzanne is passionate about Live Entertainment and designing inspirational places that draw people together.

Most notably, Suzanne played a pivotal role in the development of The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA), including the 15,000 capacity P&J Live Arena, which completed in August 2019. She also played a vital part in the Hampden Vision project, which helped secure Hampden Park as the home of Scottish football in 2018.

Recent roles include the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) expansion plan, Aberdeen Beachfront Masterplan, various improvements to Ibrox Stadium for Rangers Football Club, and a number of ongoing opportunities for the re-imagining of iconic music venues for Live Nation & Academy Music Group.

Suzanne loves to travel and loves to eat. She has a passion for live music and attends various gigs and music festivals across the globe, with a keen interest in 60’s music, culture, fashion and design.