Martin has over 11 years experience in statutory and strategic planning, as well as economic development projects in both private sector and government.
Responsible for managing Elton Consulting’s Northern Territory office, Martin is also skilled in community consultation and facilitation, as well as cross-cultural engagement.
Prior to joining Elton Consulting Martin worked for the Northern Territory Government’s Department of Lands and Planning and Department of Business and Employment.
He has also owned and managed a planning consultancy specialising in statutory planning, urban infill projects, greenfield planning and complex development projects involving multi-disciplinary teams.
Significant past projects include introducing a planning system to remote Indigenous communities and helping to design Weddell, the world’s first tropical, sustainable city.
Martin has a Masters in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of the Free State in South Africa.
Areas of expertise:
- Strategic Planning
- Statutory Planning
- Site assessment and property development advice
- Due diligence
- Community consultation and facilitation
- Cross cultural consultation
- Policy preparation
- Project management