Project Description

We have extensive experience in economic development consultancy, in particular in the preparation and delivery of local economic regeneration proposals. Our main areas of expertise include:

  • Strategy and Master Plan Development
  • Feasibility Assessments
  • Business Planning
  • Programme and Project Evaluation
  • Programme Management

Examples of our economic development assignments include:
Coastal West Sussex Economic Strategy:  development of an economic vision and priority objectives for West Sussex Economic Partnership

Croydon Economic Strategy: production of economic master plan and delivery programme for Croydon Economic Development Partnership

Hammersmith and Fulham Economic vision: development of a new Economic Development Strategy for the Borough Council

Rivers State Agro-Industrial Park development: programme management of a 150 hectare Agro-Industrial Park development in Rivers State, Nigeria for the Rivers State Government and a consortium of businesses including John Deere, Tata Africa, Meed Energy and Global Africa

Crawley (Manor Royal) Master Plan: working with Crawley Borough Council to produce a site master plan for the largest business park in the South East

Thurrock Inward Investment Strategy: preparation of an Inward investment strategy for Thurrock on behalf of the Thurrock Thames Gateway Development Corporation

Surrey County Council Corporate Economic Strategy and Action Plan: production of a cross-departmental strategy for the Council focusing on economic policies and actions

Gatwick Diamond Area Strategy: working with the Gatwick Diamond Partnership, assisting in the development of their long term business plan to promote the area for economic growth

SEEDA Small Rural Towns Programme: Evaluation of the Programmefor the South East Rural Towns Partnership

Local Food Infrastructure (London) Project Evaluation:  for the London Development Agency which included Treasury Green Book evaluations

Our Previous Clients Include: