Head of Planning
Anthony has provided planning consultancy advice for clients since 1994 and has obtained significant planning experience which has involved a wide variety of projects throughout the United Kingdom. Planning advice which has achieved clients objectives has been provided to private landowners, institutional investors, commercial developers, house builders, local authorities and government bodies for mixed use proposals and/or separate retail, industrial, business, leisure and residential uses. Anthony has a high success rate in securing a beneficial planning outcome for clients.
Planning Expert Witness at two Government select Committee's
Conference Speaker at Young Planners Conference
Invited to 'blog' on new Plannning Act by Scottish Government
Overseen and implemented growth strategy for client into English market
Planning Expert to Chamber of Commerce
'Ambassador' for the RTPI in the professional body's centenary year
Royal Town Planning Institute
Chamer of Commerce
Scottish Property Federation
DB Symmetry, Scottish Widows Investments Partnership (SWIP), Scottish Enterprise, Commercial Estates Group, Mactaggart ＆ Mickel,
Andrew is an experienced planning consultant active on a number of instructions throughout the UK across a broad spectrum of commercial, retail, leisure and residential projects. His current clients include Tartan Leisure, Mactaggart & Mickel, Aspen Healthcare, Aberdeen Standard and Scottish Enterprise amongst many others.
Andrew is an experienced and confident professional who specialises in retail, leisure and residential development projects. He has been involved in planning inquiries, appeals and Local Plan Inquiries.
Jess is based in Colliers’ Edinburgh office in the UK Planning Team and provides planning advice on the requirement for planning permission(s) relating to the use and development of land and buildings for a wide range of clients across the UK.
She began her career with Colliers International in September 2015 after graduating from Heriot-Watt University with an MSc in Urban and Regional Planning, following an undergraduate degree in BA (Hons) Human Geography from the University of Hull.
Jess qualified as a chartered Town Planner in December 2017 and is an active committee member for the RTPI Scottish Young Planners Network (SYPN).
Her main focus is the promotion of residential and commercial development opportunities, through which Jess has obtained a wide range of experience in site promotion, community engagement, management of multidisciplinary teams, and the coordination and submission of planning applications for all types of statutory consents.
Her interests lie in the evolving role of the planning system in securing a sustainable future, as well as preserving our traditional built heritage through the sensitive restoration of buildings and repurposing them for modern requirements.