Nicholas Thompson


Nicholas Thompson

Senior Director, Head of Major Projects and Design Bristol

BA(Hons): BPl; MA (Urb Des); MRTPI

Nick joined as a graduate in 1983, becoming a senior director in 1989. As head of Major Projects and Design, Nick has extensive experience working throughout the UK, with some of Lichfields’ major clients. He deals with many land uses and varied scales of development, both in urban and rural environments. Often tackling unique and complex projects, he has led a number with national profile. His project portfolio often blends planning and urban design, including for large scale residential led developments.

Sport, tourism and leisure developments forms a significant part of Nick’s work with projects ranging from Alton Towers to Wembley Stadium. With four decades of experience, Nick is one of the country’s leading advisors on tourism development including theme parks and holiday parks and has advised on several M&As. Problem solving, understanding multi-disciplinary issues and achieving a high quality of output are all features of projects led by Nick.