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Charles Fortin

Managing Director at Collard Maxwell Architects


Charles graduated architecture from the Illinois Institute of Technology, in Chicago, known for its Bauhaus teaching philosophy and expertise in tall building construction. In 2013 he was appointed Director at CM+A, and became Managing Director and owner in 2016.

He is a chartered architect, A+ member of the Australian Institute of Architects, and regularly contributes his time to different groups and associations, including presenting and tutoring the Practice of Architecture Learning Series (PALS) for the Australia Institute of Architects.Charles oversees the delivery of 30 to 40 projects a year, many of them Design & Construct.

He is experienced in the design and delivery of: Data Centres, Complex Industrial, Mixed- Use Residential, Education, Health, Community & Aged Care, Government, and infrastructure related projects.