Gavin holds a Degree in Town and Country Planning, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. He has fifteen years’ experience as planning and environmental consultant working on a wide range of major public and private projects across a variety of sectors.
He formerly worked at a strategic level as special adviser to the Irish government on planning, energy and climate change policy and legislation.
He has worked with GES since 2011 and has advised on successfully bringing a number of major projects through the planning process. He also has a background in academia and also works across Europe on major planning and environmental research projects for the European Commission.