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Simon Roper-Pressdee Director - Planning

BSc (Hons) Archaeology, PG Cert Architectural Materials Conservation IHBC, PCIfA

Simon is our senior Director for Built Heritage and manages expert teams on projects across the UK. He is a specialist in heritage environments and historic building, with over 20 years’ as a consultant to private sector developers and in senior public sector roles for Wyre Forest and Walsall Councils.

He has wide experience working within multidisciplinary teams to assess development proposals for their impact on the historic environment. Central to this is his grasp of project priorities and the provision of clear design-stage guidelines and heritage statements in support of planning applications.

Simon also has considerable experience of negotiation, at design and planning stages of development, and in representing clients during appeals. He has acted as an expert witness in both Magistrates and Crown Court.