Pegasus Group has consolidated its position as one of the UK’s leading development consultancies in the 2018 Planning Consultancy Survey.
With more than 280 skilled and experienced staff operating from 12 offices, Pegasus Group has retained its Top 10 position, ranked 6th highest earning planning consultancy for the second year running.
Pegasus Group is also the largest employer in the South West for the sector, and third largest in the West Midlands and was the eighth largest employer of female planners in 2018.
The annual Planning Consultancy Survey this year received responses from 128 companies, and looks at market analysis, big employers, high earners and fee rates in the industry.
Tony Bateman, Pegasus Group Managing Director said: “We are delighted to retain our position as 6th overall, especially as the top five are global companies”.
“Particularly pleasing is our listing as the largest sector employer in the South West, with 12 registered chartered town planners to our name, and third largest in the West Midlands with 13. We also feature in the rankings for Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, Cambridge, Cirencester, Derby, Bracknell, London.”
Specialising in planning, design, environment, economics and heritage, Pegasus Group also featured in the survey for Housing Greenfield (3rd), Housing Brownfield (6th), Energy Planning (8th), Commercial & Industrial (7th), Retail & Town Centres (6th), Neighbourhood Planning (4th) and Highest Earning Firm by Client Type – Private Sector (3rd).
Tony added: “Our ambitious growth plans, in respect of revenue, diversification, and office locations, are well on track as reflected in our excellent showing in this year’s Planning Consultancy Survey. A number of senior appointments this year will enable us to build even further on our success, and we look forward to 2019 with great confidence.”