Barton Willmore appoints new senior partner

Written by: Michael Donnelly
Published on: 14 Jan 2020

Iain Painting

Planning and design consultancy Barton Willmore has appointed a second senior partner. 

Every five years, Barton Willmore appoints or reappoints the partners in charge of the firm - known as senior partners. 

Mark Sitch was elected as senior partner in 2015 and has now been re-elected to the position. He will also be joined by a second senior partner, Iain Painting.

Painting is based in the firm’s London office and will work alongside Sitch who is based in Birmingham. 

Painting joined the firm in 1996 as a senior planner from the City of Westminster and became a partner in the practice’s London office in 2002.

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