Director of Regeneration & Place, Maidstone Borough Council
William is a chartered surveyor with twenty years of experience in the property sector, having worked in private practice, the housing association sector, and more latterly in local government with Maidstone Borough Council. He has an in depth knowledge of mixed-use property development, investment and planning. He has spent the last ten years operating at director level, achieving considerable housing growth with two housing associations previously, and currently with Maidstone, where he oversees the delivery of the Council’s ambitious Local Plan as well as its own housebuilding activities.
Big Networking Breakfast - Council Led Regeneration: Embracing Growth and Enabling Infrastructure in Maidstone
Clive Emson Building: 7:55am - 8:15am
The presentation will set out Maidstone Borough Council’s regeneration, growth and infrastructure plans and include updates on a number of important projects to include the Innovation Centre at Kent Medical Campus plus various housing developments where the Council has a leading role. The presentation will also explain how these projects support the Council’s broader commercialisation agenda and will cover the joint ventures Maidstone has with private and public sector organisations, and what partnership opportunities are on the horizon for consultancies and contractors alike. The presentation will also include an update on the Maidstone Local Plan, signposting the major development locations.