Partner and Head of Urban Design at Planit-IE
Andy is an urban designer and Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute with over 14 years ’experience of professional practice within the public and private sector; and a particular expertise in the production of large scale residential and mixed use masterplans, and design guidance for some of the largest development schemes across the country. Project examples include:
Liverpool Waters - the production of the Building Characterisation
Study for the regeneration of 60 hectares of historic dockland, falling within the Mersey Waterfront World Heritage Site; and Discovery Park – the production of a comprehensive mixed use masterplan for the regeneration of 72,5 hectare site, following the relocation of Phizer,as part of a ‘Total Place Approach’to re-development. Andy has played a pivotal role in growing the urban design services of Planit-ie, with responsibility for managing and leading a team of urban designers to deliver a high quality urban design and masterplanning service. He has led community engagement, design workshops and inquiry by design exercises, typically involving a large number of stakeholders, such as: elected council members, English Heritage, Design Council, and the Homes and Communities Agency.