Our People


Roger Hannah & Co.’s dedicated development specialists are skilled in assessing development potential and securing that potential through to construction or site disposal.

An understanding of development economics and the planning system is key to identifying a deliverable strategy and our day to day working relationships with the full range of technical specialist ensures that we are able to provide fully considered commercially aware advice to our numerous private and public sector clients.

Land & Development HOMEPAGE:

The Team comprises:

Simon Cook BSc (Hons) MRICS
Director

Simon is experienced in providing development consultancy on a range of development sites including large scale residential development, City Centre high rise developments, promotional agreements, land assembly opportunities, social housing development and retail led development.  This work includes acting as an expert witness in planning inquiries.

Tim Claxton MA MRICS
Consultant

Tim Claxton is an experienced development consultant and agent having spent over two decades working in the field.  Advising across the full range of use classes his experience has involved large strategic sites, complex city centre projects and everything in between.

Rachel Carter BSc (Hons)
Graduate Surveyor

Rachel studied Planning and Development Surveying at Northumbria University and worked in the planning team at Peel Holdings for a short time after graduation before joining Roger Hannah & Co. She now assists the Land & Development and CPO teams with their variety of projects and is working towards her RICS qualification.