About

I’m Peter Black and I’m passionate about helping organisations create great workplaces, it’s been the focus of my 30 year career. I’ve designed and delivered over a million square meters of workplace including 7 years in the commercial real estate world heading up Colliers International Workplace Strategy and Design practice. In 2018 I started my own workplace consultancy-5 Projects.

Our business is helping organisations create great workplaces.

Peter Black-Director

Qualifications

  • Workplace Specialist
  • Registered Architect in N.S.W. Australia and licensed in New York State, USA
  • Completed projects in Australia, US, UK, Singapore, China, India, New Zealand & Italy

Previous Experience

  • Colliers-National-Head of Workplace Strategy & Design
  • Hassell-Sydney-Principal Workplace Design Studio
  • TP Bennett-London-Design Director
  • Mancini Duffy-New York-Partner
  • Gensler-New York-Senior Associate
  • Adrianse Group-Singapore-Design Director
  • Anchor Mortlock & Woolley-Sydney-Architect

Publications

Sydney Morning Herald

Most clicked Linkedin blogs*

*My linkedin page was hacked and my blogs deleted. I’m working to restore them so please bear with me in the meantime.

Activity Based Working vs. Agile Working

The Future of Office Buildings

Flexible Working

Activity Based Working

Beginning of the end for commercial office buildings?

Collaboration and Innovation

Collaboration

Research

Global Workplace Trends Report

Core & Flexible Space