Paul joined Pegasus Group in 2005 following previous roles in local government, NHS Estates and the Strategic Rail Authority and planning consultancy practices.
He has advised and appeared as expert witness on renewable energy projects, including leading on planning issues and strategies for promoting onshore wind, solar and energy recovery schemes across the UK, including on NSIP scale energy projects. He has recently secured planning permission for three energy recovery proposals at Castle Bromwich, Hams Hall Warwickshire and Rotherham.
He has led major mixed use and residential development projects, including the ongoing development of a new settlement on a former military airbase in Oxfordshire within a Conservation Area, and Sustainable Urban Extension projects at Northampton, Towcester, Oxford, and Milton Keynes. He has also appeared as a planning expert witness successfully promoting residential development at public inquiry.
Other consultancy roles have variously involved planning application submission and negotiation, appeal statement preparation and acting as an expert witness, preparation of site specific development briefs, local plan Examinations in Public and co-ordinating project teams.