Allan Johnston.

Design Manager

About Allan

As Design Manager Allan manages the architectural design process of iLine’s Design and Build projects. His multi-faceted role involves client engagement, brief development, design, creativity, and leading the design team throughout the project. He ensures the architectural vision of each project is realised, while adhering to budget, milestones, and quality control.

Allan’s experience includes time in Auckland working across education, commercial fitouts, office/warehousing, and high-end residential projects. He recently returned home to NZ after a 12-year stint in Dubai working in management roles for a Danish architecture practice and a design-driven development company.

iLine offers Allan exposure to a wide variety of design and development projects. He enjoys navigating the different aspects of the construction industry and working across multiple regions. Allan’s creative, pragmatic, and collaborative approach ensures a smooth process from concept to completion.

Allan's Key Values

Allan resonates with the iLine company value “One Team”. He believes that collaboration, collective attitudes and shared goals help to positively impact our journey in the design and construction industries.

Outside the office

When Allan’s not in the office you’re likely to find him outside. Surfing, snowboarding and travelling are up there on his list of favourite activates to partake in with his family. He’s also recently tried his hand at rugby coaching!