Interview with Sir Stuart Lipton: ‘Social is my driving factor’

Sir Stuart Lipton

As 22 Bishopsgate nears completion, Sir Stuart Lipton tells Adam Branson how the landmark scheme reflects his broader vision of development as a force for social good.

As 22 Bishopsgate nears completion, Sir Stuart Lipton tells Adam Branson how the landmark scheme reflects his broader vision of development as a force for social good.

Sir Stuart Lipton makes one thing clear within seconds of entering the library in his office in Cavendish Square. “You can drop the ‘sir’,” he tells the photographer. Sadly, to no avail. The photographer just can’t help himself and Lipton soon gives up trying to stop him.

To be fair, it is hard to forget Lipton is a knight given his track record. Property Week is ostensibly here to talk to the industry legend about his latest achievement: 22 Bishopsgate, Lipton Rogers’ behemoth of a development, which will open in a few months and is the tallest building in the City of London.

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