Development planning specialists PJA announce raft of promotions

Callum Angell of PJA

Birmingham-based development planning company PJA, which also has offices in Bristol, London, Manchester and Reading, has made 10 promotions across its Transport Planning and Engineering departments.

Within the Transport Planning team in Birmingham, Joe Wooldridge has been promoted to Principal Consultant; Beth Street and Jane Overton are now Senior Consultants and Dan Bowditch is Consultant. In Reading, Ben Coleman has been promoted to Associate and Lucy Smith to Senior Consultant.

Richard Brommell of PJA

Promotions in the Engineering team include Callum Angell as Principal Engineer and Steph Allcock and Harry Ollerton as Senior Consultants – all in Birmingham. Reading’s Richard Brommell has been promoted to Associate Director.

Birmingham-based Tricia Williams has been promoted to the role of Personal Assistant to Chairman Phil Jones and Joint Managing Directors Nigel Millington and Mark Nettleton.

Nigel Millington said: “2020 is certainly proving to be challenging but these team members have helped us ride the storm with their hard work and excellent customer service. I would like to congratulate them on their well-earned promotions.

“Beth and Lucy joined PJA on our Graduate Development Programme so I’m particularly pleased to see them climb the ranks.

“Thanks to the commitment and dedication of the whole team, PJA is adjusting well to the challenges of Covid-19 and responding to growing client demand.

“Just weeks ago, we opened a new Manchester office and we will be announcing some exciting new senior appointments in the coming weeks.”

PJA will launch its 2021 Graduate Development Programme in January.