Peter Wilkinson

Current Position Managing Director, Landmark Planning Ltd


Year of Birth 1952

Nationality British

Qualifications BA Social Studies
Master of Civic Design
MA Human Resource Management

Professional Status Fellow Royal Town Planning Institute
Fellow Chartered Institute of Management
Member Planning Institute of Australia
Certified Practicing Planner

Key Experience 38 years professional planning experience principally for local authorities
and Development Corporations in England and Australia. For the last
18 years, Peter has been in private practice with Landmark Planning Ltd.
For the 5 years, 1994 to 1999, he was personally retained as the City
Centre Manager of Leicester on behalf of the City Council, Boots and
Marks & Spencers (11 to 16 hours a week). In that time Peter was
responsible for implementing major City development projects such
as pedestrianisation of Clock Tower and Humberstone Gate.

Experience has been gained in a wide variety of planning circumstances
and types of work. The three areas of work particularly focused upon
have been Planning Strategies, urban regeneration and planning
applications of all types. He has been responsible for a wide range
of urban strategies and development projects. Locally these include:
the St. Georges Area of Leicester – a fully illustrated Master Plan
for the regeneration of an inner industrial urban area on behalf of
a consortium of owners; and the Loughborough University East Park
Master Plan. Clients have ranged from Government Departments
(MOD), Major UK PLCs (British Aerospace, Galliford Try and Taylor
Wimpey); the financial industry (Lothbury Property Trust); and local
authorities (such as Fenland District Council).

Current major projects include the Skills Hub and a major mixed Private
Rented Sector scheme in Nottingham, as well as a Sustainable Urban
Extension in Norwich.

Chair of the Friends of New Walk, and former Chair of the East Midlands
Royal Town Planning Institute again (2012 and 2013).

Winner of the RTPI (Royal Town Planning Institute) Outstanding Planner
of the Year Award 2014.