Huw Williams BA(Hons) MRTPI

Huw has been involved in retail planning and development throughout his professional career.

Having graduated from Coventry (Lanchester) Polytechnic, he initially worked in local government. He joined Tesco in 1984 before defecting to Sainsbury’s five years later. For the last 10 years he has worked in consultancy - with TPC /RPS and Cushman & Wakefield, before joining Chase & Partners in 2008.

He provides expert planning advice to food and non-food retailers, developers and investors on a wide range of development projects. He has also advises a variety of local planning authorities on retail development.

Away from the office, Huw is a keen rugby supporter and with his wife regularly follows the Welsh team on their travels.

Huw's favourite shops are Apple and also Hamleys for their Scalextric range.