Aspire CP , partner
A partner at Aspire, a property consultancy specialising in strategic land assembly and development management, Ian is a Chartered Surveyor and property-led regeneration specialist with 30 years client-side experience. For the last 15 years Ian has focused on delivering land value capture solutions from transport infrastructure. As Land & Property Director at Crossrail from 2011-2018, Ian delivered one of the most complex compulsory purchase programmes ever undertaken in the UK and put in place the design, planning and commercial contracts for 3.5m sq.ft of Over-Site development and 190,000 sq.m of public realm improvements. Prior to joining Crossrail Ian spent five years at Network Rail taking forward the re-development of the major stations in partnership with developers. Key projects included Cannon Street, the Shard at London Bridge and the re-development of Birmingham New Street station as well as establishing Solum Regeneration Ltd – Network Rail’s property development joint venture with Kier.