Neil Impiazzi

Partnerships Director, SEGRO Neil joined SEGRO from the South East England Development Agency in 2007 and is responsible for public affairs and community relations across the company’s £6.6billion UK property portfolio. He is a member of the British Property Federation’s Industrial and Communication Committees as well the Mayor of London’s ‘East Plus’ team, which is…

Gurvinder Khurana

Director and Co-founder, align Director and Co-founder of align, a multi-award-winning interior architecture and design practice based in Farringdon. Gurvinder is active across numerous industry sectors, including hospitality, mixed-use and residential, align is a particular specialist in workspace strategy, space-planning and interior design for both developer and end-user clients.

Ceylan Belek Ombregt

Partner, Martha Schwartz Partners​ Ceylan Belek Ombregt is a practicing registered Landscape Architect in the United States and Turkey, as well as a researcher and a lecturer with more than eighteen years of international experience. She resides in London and is a Partner and practice manager overseeing the design and management of Martha Schwartz Partners…

Michael Fisher

Programme Management & External Funding Manager, Stockport Council Michael has worked on a wide range of regeneration and economic development programmes and projects in both the public and private sectors. His current role at Stockport Council is to manage external funding bids to support physical regeneration. This includes Government funding (Future High Streets Fund, Towns…

Natasha Ahmed

Townscape Heritage Assistant, Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council Natasha Ahmed is the Townscape Heritage Assistant at Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council working on the Rediscovering the Underbanks Townscape Heritage project. She has recently graduated from the University of Manchester with an MSc in Urban Regeneration and Development.

John Burrell

Principal, Burrell Foley Fischer John Burrell AADip MA RIBA FRSA MSAI, is an award-winning architect, urban designer and architectural illustrator (studioburrell), and a founding partner of Burrell Foley Fischer (BFF)  He has been a Consultant Director at Urban Initiatives responsible for housing +neighbourhoods) and is a member of the Board of Stewards of International Making…

Harriet Roberts

Associate Director, ThinkingPlace Harriet Roberts is an associate director with thinkingplace, place specialists. She works as a freelance consultant for Groundwork Cheshire, Lancashire and Merseyside delivering the town centre Business Improvement District in Warrington and previously was BID Manager in Blackburn, Lancashire (Great British High Street Winners 2016). Harriet has a passion for heritage as…

Esther Robinson Wild

Historic Environment Consultant, Director Robinson Wild Consulting Esther has an extensive background in built heritage and provides in-depth specialist advice and consulting on historic environment-related matters. She has experience of working on a wide range of projects in all areas of the historic environment including listed buildings, historic buildings and places, conservation areas and archaeology,…

Matthew McKeague

Chief Executive, The Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF) Matthew joined the AHF from the Churches Conservation Trust (CCT) where, as Director of Regeneration, he led a highly successful team developing innovative new uses for historic churches. Many of these projects, including Quay Place, Ipswich and All Souls Bolton, have received national and international recognition. Matthew also…

Rachel Lavine

Vice Chairman, Tidhar Group Rachel Lavine is Vice Chairman of Tidhar Group, a dynamic international real estate group that initiates, builds and markets residential, commercial and industrial projects in Israel and abroad.  She also serves on boards to several public and private real estate companies globally. Previously Rachel held CEO positions at Atrium European Real…