Chris is an experienced and a solution orientated planning consultant with over 6 years working in the planning Industry. Having worked with over 200 local planning authorities, particularly in the South East, Essex and London, he has in depth knowledge of local requirements and constraints to help inform individual planning strategies.
Initially starting as a Transport Planner at Oxfordshire County Council, Chris moved into the private sector progressing from a Graduate Planning Consultant through to Senior Planning Consultant.
Chris has in depth knowledge of the residential, commercial, tourism and rural planning sectors, including experience in managing; planning enforcement, lawful development certificates, conservation/listed building consents, paragraph 55/79 houses and planning appeals.
Keen to give back to the planning community, Chris is actively involved with Gloucestershire RTPI Young Planners, organises local professional education/social events and regularly gives talks at the University of Gloucestershire to promote the profession.
Chris has secured planning permission for several private and public sector clients, including a range of residential, commercial, tourism and leisure developments with a specialism in speculative developments and redevelopment sites.
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