Andrew Blackwell has over 35 years experience as a Chartered Town Planner. He started his career in local government originally working for the London Borough of Barnet and then Chichester District Council and Winchester City Council.
He went on to work for many years in the house building industry as strategic land manager at Charles Church Ltd, a role he repeated at Redrow Homes and Wilcon Homes.
He then had a lengthy stay in the consultancy world firstly with Andrew Martin Associates and then as Partner at Carter Jonas LLP, and then as Divisional Managing Partner for the Planning Division at Bidwells LLP.
Andrew has combined his extensive knowledge and experience to set up Wessex Environmental Planning, an independent Town Planning consultancy service. It advises on a range of planning matters for landowners and developers across South East, to South West England.