We create our Design Review South West panels to suit the expertise required for a particular project, members are drawn from the team of experts featured below.
Laura graduated in Architecture and Urbanism at the University of La Plata, Argentina. She completed a PhD at the University of Nottingham, researching applicable theory on socially sustainable urban design in neighbourhoods.
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Juliet Bidgood is an architect/urban designer who works at a range of scales from the tactical to the material to create or shape places.
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Andrew is an engineer with a background in transport, architectural engineering and urban design.
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Simon has over 40 years’ experience of master planning, architectural design and construction.
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Scott is an experienced landscape architect, skilled at uniting the social purpose, cultural nature and ecological functions of landscape and public realm.
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Peter Clegg is Chair of Creating Excellence’s South West Design Review Panel. He established his architectural practice in Bath with Richard Feilden in 1978.
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Matthew Coombe is an urban designer with a passionate interest in planning, architecture and sustainable place making.
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Alan is a civil engineer who has worked in the water industry for over 35 years covering drainage design, flood risk and treatment, specialising in sustainable drainage for over 20 years.
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As a Director and Urbanism leader for McGregor Coxall, Michael’s passion rests in creating healthy, smart, sustainable, and vibrant places and cities.
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Marc leads the design team at LT Studio with 20 years’ experience of designing landscape projects for public realm, residential and mixed use markets.
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Andrew is a Landscape Architect whose work explores the connection between people and nature.
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James is Development Director at Studio HIVE, an innovative Bristol based property developer, previously having worked as an independent consultant whilst also as Associate Director Urban Splash and highly respected surveying firms Gleeds, JLL and Chesterton.
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Lisa is a chartered town planner and urban designer with over 30 years’ experience in both the private sector and in Local Planning Authorities.
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Over 18 years in the property industry, Nick has gained extensive experience and insight from working in investor, developer, designer, contractor and consultant organisations.
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Phil is Chairman at PJA and is a Chartered Engineer with over 30 years’ experience in the planning and design of highway and other infrastructure, with particular expertise in transport planning for sustainable modes.
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Annabel is a qualified transport planner and urban designer with a background in architecture.
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Anthony is a master planner with professional qualifications in urban design, town planning and landscape architecture.
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Stefan is an urban designer and co-author of Building for Life 12. He has development management experience working alongside planning officers to improve the design quality of schemes.
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Richard is a Civil engineer and urban designer with 25 years’ professional experience, the majority of which relates to masterplanning and urban design, Town and City regeneration and transport led urban design.
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Peter is a landscape architect, environmental planner and ecologist with over 30 years’ experience.
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Geoff is Managing Partner in the FCBStudios Bath and Manchester studios.
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Wilf is an urban designer and planner with 37 years local authority experience in the West Midlands, South West and South East.
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Jonathan has a strong understanding of the critical relationships between urban design, transportation, spatial planning, and delivery.
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John’s career as an architect has primarily been devoted to housing and education projects with work in the UK, Germany, Switzerland and Spain.
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Emily is a Transport Planner and Urban Designer at SYSTRA where she leads a team who work at all scales to plan and design transport and streets to enhance places.
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Mike Wells is both a professional ecologist and an ecourbanist, with nearly 30 years of consultancy experience and 40 years in ecological science.
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Mark In 1983, Whitby co-founded with Bryn Bird engineering partnership Whitby & Bird, who had also worked at Harris & Sutherland. Notable projects included over 25 bridges in the UK and Italy, and the British Embassies in Dublin, Sana and Berlin.
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Craig is founding Director of the Chartered RIBA Architectural Practice, White Design and co-founder of the We Can Make community-led affordable housing project.
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Alex is Professor of Architecture and Head of Architecture at the University of Bath. He is a graduate of the University of Bath, Cambridge University and Harvard University, where he studied as a Harkness Fellow.
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Creating Excellence Team

The Creating Excellence team comprises four highly experienced practitioners, Dominic Murphy, Julie Tanner, Timothy Cantell and Jo Widdecombe.
Dominic is an experienced regeneration and community engagement practitioner.
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Jo is a planning consultant and chartered town planner with extensive experience in the preparation of neighbourhood plans
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Julie Tanner combines a passion for architecture and urban design with a specialism in place making.
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Timothy organised the creation of the South West Design Review Panel in 2005: he was Manager until 2015 and is now Panel Secretary.
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