Our Team - team profile:
Elie – Managing Director and Planning Consultant
The office was set up in 2010 by Elie. Elie worked in multiple award winning architectural practises in London and the Middle East focusing on many diverse architectural projects. Elie set off to study a Masters degree in Urban and Regional Planning
at the University of Westminster in London to specialise in planning. Elie then worked as a Planner for Islington Council before moving over into the private sector. Elie set up 4D Planning Consultants
to assist home owners, businesses, property developers and even architects to obtain planning permission for all types of domestic and commercial developments. In 2012, 4D Planning opened a second branch in Greater Manchester and take on many local projects including many Grade II listed properties and office to residential conversions.
Imran – Planning Consultant and Solicitor
Imran has been part of the 4D Planning team since 2014 and with his background as a solicitor has valuable experience advising clients on all matters relating to property development. Imran focuses primarily on feasibility consultations, preparation of planning statements and planning applications.
Neil – Planning Consultant
Neil has worked as a Planning Officer for a number of London boroughs over the years and joined our team in 2016 to assist 4D Planning with site consultations, meetings with clients, feasibility studies and preparation of planning applications.
Joanna – Planning Consultant
Joanna has experience working for a number of Planning Consultancies over the years both in the UK and in Europe. Joanna and uses her experience and research skills to produce feasibility studies, planning statements, design and access statements and all other aspects of the planning application process. Joanna has an interest in Heritage and is always delighted to be involved in projects relating to regeneration and restoration of old properties.
Andy – Planning Consultant
Andy has been working with 4D Planning since 2012 and focuses on drafting and submitting appeals to the Planning Inspectorate for applications which have been refused planning permission.
Darragh - Planning Consultant
Darragh specialises in case law and has many successful appeals under his belt. Darragh prepares planning appeal statements and submit the appeals to the Planning Inspectorate on behalf of the client.
Mike – Planning Consultant and Transport Planner
Mike joined the 4D Planning team in 2016. Mike graduated with a Masters degree - together with Elie - in Urban and Regional Planning. Mike has extensive knowledge and experience working in the Transport Sector advising clients and preparing Transport Statements, Travel Plans / Sustainable Travel Statements, Delivery and Servicing Management Plans and Parking Surveys. Mike also assists with feasibility studies, preparation of planning statements and submission of planning applications.
Atefeh – Graduate Planner
Atefeh has been working with 4D Planning since 2016 and assists with drafting planning statements and planning application documents. Atefeh researches the feasibility of a proposed development, keeps up to date with the latest changes to the planning system and offers her full support to the planners on their projects.
Samuel – Heritage and Conservation Consultant
Sam currently works part time for 4D Planning assisting with listed building consent applications. Sam prepares all Heritage Reports and Historic Impact Assessments for listed buildings. Sam also works part time as a Heritage and Conservation Officer in one of the London boroughs and his knowledge and expertise is an asset to the 4D Planning team.
Adrian - Architectural Technician & RIBA Associate Member
Adrian visits each client at their property for the measured survey. Following the survey the architectural drawings are produced in CAD and sent to the client in PDF format for approval. Adrian has worked for a number of architectural practises in Romania prior to joining the 4D Planning team in 2015. Adrian is based in London although travels around the UK regularly to meet clients at their properties regardless of location.
Lee – Architectural Technologist
Lee has been working with 4D Planning since 2012 in the Manchester office. Lee specialises in Building Control and prepares all architectural drawings for planning, building regulations and for construction.
Alberto – Architectural Technologist
Alberto works in the London office advising clients on Building Control matters such as how to comply with the building regulations. Alberto produced all relevant building regulations for each project and liaises with the Building Control Inspector. Alberto can also produce a Tender Pack for the builders.
Beni – Architectural Technician
Beni has been working with 4D Planning since 2011 in the London office and has experience surveying properties, producing architectural drawings in CAD and producing high quality renders in 3D for many projects.
Deborah – Personal Assistant to Managing Director
Deborah has joined the 4D Planning team at the end of 2015 and is usually the first point of contact for a new client. Deborah assists with all tasks relating to the management of the company, such as administration, social media, liaison with the local councils and overseeing to all client’s personal requirements.
If you would like to join our team, send us your CV and samples of your best work to: email@example.com