Planning Director - Barton Willmore
Colin is Planning Director at Barton Willmore, the UK’s leading independent planning and design consultancy, where he is responsible for leading their Scottish Planning consultancy team based in Glasgow and Edinburgh. He is a Chartered Town Planner with 18 years of practical experience of the Scottish planning system, having spent 5 years working within Local Authority and 13 years as a Consultant. Colin has extensive experience in leading multi-disciplinary project teams to coordinate, promote and deliver a wide range of development projects, with a particular focus on planning strategy, coordination and submission of planning applications, promotion of strategic sites, community engagement and Environmental Impact Assessment. Colin has experience working within virtually every one of Scotland’s 32 Local Authorities, offering a broad insight into the day to day operation of the Planning System in Scotland. He is currently involved in a wide range of projects across Scotland, including residential, mixed-use masterplans, ports & harbours, renewable energy, industrial and retail schemes, often working closely with in-house architecture, masterplanning and landscape teams.