Matthew leads on advising clients, managing planning applications and informing planning strategies.

Matthew is a chartered planning consultant, with over 6 years’ experience at Indigo. He advises on developments across the UK covering a range of sectors including retail, residential and infrastructure proposals. Matthew advises a multitude of clients; including National Grid and Sainsbury’s, as well as private landowners. He manages multi-disciplinary teams, presents to Committees and hosts public exhibitions. His substantial skillset also includes undertaking retail assessments and heritage assessments.

"Planning requires information, negotiation and dedication. Delivering positive results to the client and seeing development in action are the most rewarding parts of the role."

Matthew is also interested in business development, organising events for professionals in the property and construction industry through the Yorkshire Forum For Tomorrow (FFT).