Max graduated from the London College of Garden Design with distinction in 2017 and was also awarded the external examiner’s prize for his final project by James Basson. Swiftly after leaving the LCGD he began working at the award winning design and build firm Bowles & Wyer as a junior designer.
Max has a First Class honours degree in Plant Biology with Industrial Experience from the University of Manchester. With a research focus on genetics, he studied novel flowering time alleles in the ancestral species of modern wheat as well as genes associated with orchid floral organ development.
Max left a career in hospitality management to pursue his dream to become a garden designer. Since graduating he has undertaken a number of his own projects.