Director, Development & Investment
Martin plays a leading role in working with PRD’s clients to develop the business case for development and regeneration, working collaboratively to design creative, viable solutions and masterplans that effectively respond to the needs of public bodies, investors, delivery partners and communities.
Most recently, this has included supporting London & Continental Railways (LCR) to develop a number of business case’s for large scale development and regeneration opportunities being brought about by the development of HS2. A key strategic objective of this activity is to develop strategies that create and promote the growth and regeneration benefits that HS2 will bring to the Cities and Regions. He is currently working on the HS2 Leeds Station masterplan, identifying opportunities to drive investment activity and commercial activity through a range of innovative delivery models.
Martin has structured, managed and delivered a variety of complex developments and regeneration projects throughout his career. Practicing as a Chartered Surveyor for 17 years, he offers significant experience at both project and board level with particular experience in structuring and stewarding Joint Ventures and Public Private Partnerships.
By deploying his commercial and delivery expertise, Martin effectively supports both public and private sector clients to understand and focus their significant abilities to shape, trigger and deliver development-led regeneration.