Olivia is a Senior Planner in Iceni’s London Planning Team. Prior to relocating to the UK and joining Iceni in August 2023, Olivia worked at a private consultancy in Sydney, Australia for 6-years. Here she gained a breadth of experience across a range of sectors including residential, mixed use, affordable housing, care home, commercial, retail, educational establishment, nurseries, hospitals, and hotels; working for both private and government clients.
Olivia is adept in the management of projects and consultant teams, preparation of complex major and minor planning applications, interpretation of planning legislation and policy, and provision of accurate and evidence-based planning advice. Olivia’s technical planning skills are supported by her excellent organisational, interpersonal and project management skills. Olivia leverages her confident, approachable, and calm demeanour to build and foster professional relationships with clients, LPAs, stakeholders, and consultants.
Olivia is commercially minded, a creative thinker, focused on achieving a client’s brief and dedicated to delivering a timely planning outcome.