Colin has over 20 years as a private practice planning consultant. He recently joined PBA, taking responsibility for the leadership of the planning team in the South West. Colin’s partcular experience focuses on directing multi-displinary teams in a way that draws large-scale, multi-ownership projects together to unlock development.
At every opportunity Colin has sought to champion the need for the planning process to support the delivery of development, whether housing, commercial or industrial. Colin’s approach seeks out practical solutions to support clients’ operational needs. He focuses on leading clients through the planning system in a collaborative manner that achieves results.
Colin’s project experience reflects his objective to ensure that, whether setting a promotional strategy, or securing an early planning permission, he always looks to find a solution for his clients. His experience includes providing lead planning guidance to a multi-application and multi-developer team for Staple Grove, Taunton Garden Town, and acting as lead consultant and planning expert witness for Homelands Farm, Bishop’s Cleeve.