Experienced planning and development consultant Richard is based in the Newcastle office. Richard has the benefit of professional experience in both the public and private sector. He has a particular strength in formulating planning strategies to successfully deliver complex development proposals – taking a project through the planning system from inception up to sale. He is experienced in preparing evidence to challenge or address onerous planning policies and conditions to avoid unnecessary delays and ensure development proposals remain financially viable. Richard is a chartered member of the Royal Town Planning Institute.
Away from the office, Richard enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. Their weekends are often spent walking their dog Harris. Richard also enjoys running, hiking and playing sports – particularly football.