Paul is a Director of Urban Enterprise and draws on 14 years of consulting experience to lead our strategic planning and urban economic projects.
With qualifications in urban planning and economics, Paul offers public and private sector clients nuanced and independent advice based on an understanding of the economic and property market forces that influence how cities and regions develop and how strategic planning can best respond.
Paul specialises in the fields of strategic planning, infrastructure funding, economic impact assessment and land demand and supply assessments for a range of sectors including residential, retail, commercial, industrial and tourism. Paul often appears as an Expert Witness at Planning Panel, Advisory Committee and VCAT hearings in respect of urban economic matters.
Paul is committed to providing the highest quality analysis, evidence and approach to planning and is a Registered Planner with the Planning Institute of Australia. Paul advocates the importance of proper planning and ongoing professional development in the industry through recent volunteer roles on the Committee of the Victorian Division of PIA and as a co-editor of the monthly Planning News publication.