David Simpson

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Chair Spatial Planning Network

David is a chartered town planner with over 35 years’ experience in local government. He is a member of the RTPI working for most of his career at Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council. At Solihull he gained extensive experience in both development management and latterly planning policy where he was Head of Sustainable Development which included leading the planning team through a number of Local Plan examinations. Leaving Solihull in 2013 he continues work as a planning consultant and Chair of the Spatial Planning Network.

Email: spatial@planningofficers.org.uk