John Nicholson


Vice President, Project Development

John has more than 30 years of extensive experience in project development and management, including managing global design and construction projects for Tiffany & Co., Sky TV, The London 2012 Summer Olympics and Chelsea FC. He joined Legends in 2022 as Vice President of Project Development for Legends International.

Prior to joining Legends, John was a Director of Operations at Mace North America, an international construction and consultancy company. During his time at Mace, John worked with JPMorgan Chase & Co and was also Project Director for Tiffany & Co.’s renovation and reconstruction of its iconic flagship store in New York City. Before joining Mace, he was Project Director for the Sky Campus Redevelopment in West London, which included the flagship, award winning Sky Central building, the award winning Believe In Better Building which is the largest timber framed office building in the UK, several ancillary office buildings, studios & health & fitness facilities and multi-story car parks, all bound together by the most prestigious private sector Landscaping project ever delivered in the UK.

John’s vast experience also includes The London 2012 Summer Olympics where he managed development of the Athletes Village, Aquatic Centre and International Broadcast Centre. John received an OBE for his contributions to the Games. In addition, he served as project manager for the stadium, hotel and residential development for Chelsea FC at Chelsea Village, London.