Paul Mew BSc MSc CMILT MCIHT, the Director of the consultancy, is a traffic engineer and transport planner with over 40 years of experience having worked extensively with local authorities in the UK and overseas. Paul has expertise in traffic impact related site development, urban traffic management, junction design, road safety engineering and design.
He is a Law Society registered expert witness having appeared at numerous public inquiries on behalf of the Department of Transport, local authorities and developers.
John Ross BSc MSc, an Associate Director within the team, is a traffic and transport planner with 27 years' experience having worked in both the private and public sector. John is responsible for the management of a wide range of projects across the disciplines offered by Paul Mew Associates ranging from traffic impact assessments to travel plan implementation and planning appeals.
In addition John has considerable experience in the design and operation of controlled parking schemes, travel plans, highways CAD design and working with environmental consultants on air quality assessments.
Nick Ferguson BA (Hons) MCIHT is an Associate Director within the Paul Mew Associates team and has a wealth of experience working on a wide range of projects from the inception stages right through to planning approval. Nick can offer a variety of planning assistance and traffic impact assessment disciplines. He has considerable experience in the design and execution of highways data collection surveys and analysis as well as specialist traffic and junction analysis and site layout design considerations.
Nick has provided reports and documentation for appeal procedures. He is a Law Society registered expert witness and has acted as an expert witness at Public Inquiries.
Emily Scott-Holt BA (Hons) MCIHT is a Principal Consultant. Emily Graduated from Southampton University in 2014 with a BA in Geography and joined the Paul Mew Associates team in December 2014. Emily has a breadth of experience working on a variety of projects, bringing them from concept stage through to planning approval.
Emily has experience in producing a range of reports inclusive of Transport Assessments, Travel Plans, Construction Traffic Management Plans, and Rebuttal Notes. In preparing these reports Emily has become proficient in using PICADY, TRICS, and AutoTrack, as well as implementing and developing a range of surveying methods to support development proposals.
Jack Thompson BA (Hons) is a Consultant having joined Paul Mew Associates in January 2017. Jack graduated from the University of Plymouth with a BA in Geography. Modules in his course included Transport Geographies, Global Environmental Politics, and Cultural Geographies. Jack has worked at TRL in the Transport Division where he gained formal training and experience with PERS audits, as well as ARCADY, PICADY, and TRANSYT modelling.
Since joining the team Jack has gained experience in policy research, traffic data collection, parking stress surveys, vehicle swept path analysis, and trip generation assessment.
Emilia Gosden BA (Hons) joined Paul Mew Associates in August 2018, having graduated from the University of Newcastle with a BA in Geography and Planning. University modules in Global Transport Infrastructures and Planning Policy has meant that Emilia has quickly become competent in a range of transport planning tools and software as well as report writing.
Since joining Emilia has gained experience in traffic data collection and analysis, parking-stress surveys, parking layout design, highway geometry, AutoTrack vehicle swept path analysis, and use of the TRICS database. Emilia has applied her skill set in a range of projects and has already gained broad experience in transport planning consultancy work.
Karen Stanton supports the Paul Mew Associates management team in running and organising the company. As the office and finance manager she oversees all administrative and budgetary aspects of our projects.
Karen keeps a keen eye on all aspects of the business as well as maintaining a good working relationship with external clients. Karen is the first point of contact at Paul Mew Associates.
Woodruff joined Paul Mew Associates in the summer of 2015 and has quickly established herself as a key member of the company. Woodruff provides invaluable support to the wider team when she is not taking a well earned nap or demanding a walk in the park.
A sucker for a tummy rub, Woodruff has already formed a close relationship with the postman and is the first point of contact for visitors to the office.