Olivia is an enthusiastic and commercially-minded planner, her background in sales allows her to identify the best approach in order to achieve her client’s goals
Olivia joined the expanding Manchester team in September 2017, following her RTPI accredited Masters in Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Birmingham. During her masters, Olivia also undertook a brief work experience placement at North West Leicestershire District Council.
Prior to requalifying in planning, Olivia worked in sales and marketing for a global event management company, producing proposals and pitches for FTSE 250 pharmaceutical clients. She brings with her skills in sales, marketing, communication, relationship management, and negotiation, all of which she looks forward to putting to good use for our clients.
Since moving to Manchester, Olivia has become a member of the RTPI NW Regional Activities Committee, the NW Young Planners and Generation 4 Change NW.
Outside of the office Olivia can be found planning her next trips at home and abroad; with many currently based in and around Manchester as she familiarises herself with her new city.
Chief Operating Officer
Deborah Baker Barnett