Associate Director - Planning RPS | Consulting
Jacob has lived in Birmingham his whole life and is a passionate Chartered Town Planner with 16 years’ experience working in the Midlands. He started his career at Birmingham City Council where he worked on a wide range of projects including Port Loop, the Birmingham Development Plan, the Advanced Manufacturing Hub in Aston, and the Commonwealth Games. Jacob joined RPS Group in June 2019, where he supports clients on brownfield and greenfield sites providing advice on planning, Environmental Impact Assessment and socio-economics. He works on both strategic and immediate sites, primarily within the residential and industrial sectors. While most of his projects are located in the Midlands, he is also involved in schemes as far south as Cornwall and as far north as East Ayrshire in Scotland.