DPP makes Newcastle appointment

Written by: Jez Abbott
Published on: 25 May 2016

Jo RobisonPlanning consultancy DPP has appointed Jo Robison as associate director in its Newcastle office.

Robison was previously a divisional head in Smith Gore’s - now Savills - northern planning team based in Darlington and has been in planning consultancy for more than 17 years.

Robison will work across all of DPP’s projects in the north east with a primary focus on the residential sector. She has a masters in town planning from the University of Newcastle.

“It’s an exciting time to be working in the residential sector in the north east", said Robison.

“We’ve seen an increase in the number of small and medium sized housebuilders. The uplift in activity across the UK has definitely reached our area.”

DPP’ Newcastle office director Faith Folley said: “The area is really vibrant and Jo's knowledge of the residential sector will add significantly to our expert residential team.”

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