Ricky Cheng

Ricky Cheng

Strategic Planner

Ricky is a Strategic Planner within the Economics team at GL Hearn and specialises in strategic housing and employment land developments.

Ricky has supported many local authorities in the UK to develop their evidence base for Local Plan making. In addition, Ricky delivers strategic advice to local and national government on promoting economic growth. Ricky is experienced in preparing Green Book business cases to support site developments and infrastructure investments.

Recent experience includes:

  • Housing and Economic Development Need Assessments (HEDNA) for West Northamptonshire Council, Epsom & Ewell Borough Council and Selby District Council;
  • Economic appraisals and a tailored economic case for North East Lincolnshire Council to secure the bid for Levelling-Up Fund (Round 2);
  • Wider economic impact assessment for Cwmbran Integrated Transport Hub;
  • Housing Market Study for Tonbridge & Malling District Council and Woking Borough Council; and
  • Local Housing Need Assessment (LHNA) for Isle of Wight Council.

Ricky Cheng

Strategic Planner

  • Share