Jonathan is continuing to gain experience and knowledge of the planning system and is working towards becoming a chartered member of the RTPI. Having previously worked for a large multi-disciplinary practice, Jonathan is now part of Q+A’s specialist consultancy offer, continuing to advise on retail, commercial, mixed use and housing schemes to a diverse and national client base.

Jonathan graduated from Queens University Belfast with a BSc degree in Geography in 2015 and then a MSc in Town Planning in 2016.

Jonathan has experience in co-ordinating development schemes, working in multi-disciplinary teams on large scale projects and providing planning advice to optimise outcomes and manage risk for a range of clients. He has undertaken site appraisals for clients, prepared, submitted and negotiated full planning applications, secured discharge of planning conditions and obtained a range of other consents and approvals.

Away from the office, Jonathan has recently got married, relocated to Manchester and is enjoying the sights of the north west of England. Jonathan is a sports fan with a keen interest in Chelsea Football Club, playing 5 a-side football and cheering on Ulster and Ireland during the rugby season.