Drawn from a number of different backgrounds, our team brings together a wide range of experience. We have successfully worked with many different types of clients, all with different approaches to their projects, and have a friendly and professional approach to the projects we work on.
Kathleen is an economist with over 35 years’ experience in housing and construction. She is an expert in the provision of specialist older persons housing and affordable housing for the wider community. Her experience covers the perspective of the private developer, voluntary sector provider and public authority. She worked for many years as Social Housing Consultant for the House Builders Federation (1988-2000) and before that for Milton Keynes Development Corporation and the Building Employers Confederation...read more
Lin is a town planner by background and worked in both the public and private sectors before helping to set up Three Dragons in 1996. With Three Dragons, Lin has worked across the UK and has a broad portfolio of assignments, specialising in affordable housing delivery, planning research, rural housing and Self and Custom-build development...read more
Working with Three Dragons since 2012, Dominic is an economist and planner who specialises in development viability assessments. He has been involved in a range of whole-plan and Community Infrastructure Levy viability studies across the country including for the GLA, Ashford, Basingstoke and Deane, East Devon, Canterbury and Herefordshire councils. Dominic also provides advice on the viability of individual schemes, specialising in the analysis of complex large-scale developments...read more
Paul has a background in IT, construction, project management and surveying. Before joining Three Dragons, Paul worked for more than twenty-five years in the house building industry for Wates Built Homes, Antler Homes and Prowting Homes, where Paul was IT Director. His expertise includes project management of infrastructure provision on large housing developments, land bank management and Quality Assurance...read more
Laura has over 30 years’ practice in housing economics, policy and research. She is a specialist in research and policy development for Self and Custom-build housing and assessing the demand for this type of housing; also of affordable housing, homelessness and older persons housing. Laura is retained as policy advisor and secretary to the Retirement Housing Group...read more
Mark is a chartered town planner and joined Three Dragons in 2017. He has nearly 20 years’ experience, gained from working in local authority planning teams as well as consultancy at Roger Tym & Partners/Peter Brett Associates and Parkwood (as Regional Head of Planning)...read more
Tom is a chartered town planner whose experience includes projects involving development viability, economic impact appraisals for development activities and for policy and the preparation of funding bids. Tom has been involved in over 20 CIL and/or plan viability studies and has provided evidence at planning examinations. He has also prepared viability appraisals for a number of development sites and masterplans across the UK...read more