Gordon Adams

Head of Planning


Gordon studied planning at the University of New England, Armidale, spending 4 years working in regional NSW before relocating to London in 2006. During this time he has remained a member of the Planning Institute of Australia (PIA) and has served as Chairman of the PIA UK Branch and President of the International Division.

Gordon is currently the Head of Planning at Battersea Power Station Development Company (BPSDC) which oversees the delivery of the 10m sq ft regeneration of the Battersea Power Station site. As well as his role at Battersea Power Station, Gordon also sits on the Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation (OPDC) planning committee and is Chairman of the Nine Elms Vauxhall Landowners Group.

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