Alex joined Heatons as a Graduate Planner in September 2020 following the completion of his Master’s degree in Urban Studies and Planning at the University of Sheffield. Alex has brought with him previous experience in planning policy, development control and planning enforcement through undertaking placements in the East Midlands region as part of his studies.

Alex works alongside Nigel and Sam in our residential and commercial team and is involved in a variety of projects including preparing planning applications for major Change of Use commercial schemes and renewable energy development. Alex is also involved in our national development plan monitoring service where he is able to assist in looking for future development opportunities for our clients.