Simon joined PBA in 1996 and is a Director with extensive experience of promoting new developments & infrastructure. Simon has worked for a variety of developers, land owners and public sector clients and has wide-ranging experience of the promotion of development sites and infrastructure through both Local Plans & planning applications.
Simon’s experience includes Transport Assessments, Public Inquiries, development masterplanning, junction design, interchange design, Section 106 negotiations and public consultations. Simon has worked on many proposals that were subject to Environmental Assessments. In addition, Simon has a wide appreciation of other technical disciplines, gained from managing multi-disciplinary projects.
Simon has worked on a variety of development proposals, including very large-scale housing-led developments, University campus development, hotels, retirement living, shopping, offices, data centre and industrial premises. These are located across the Thames Valley, Oxfordshire, Surrey, the Home Counties, London and Cambridgeshire. Infrastructure has included station public transport interchanges and car parking in High Wycombe and Reading, new Park and Ride sites, a new road bridge across the Great Western Mainline Railway and supporting the CPO Inquiry for a major upgrade to a motorway junction.