New Associate Director at Clarkebond boosts transport planning department

Clarkebond has appointed transport professional David Knight as Associate Director to lead the transport planning department at their Bristol Offices. 

“This is a significant appointment for Clarkebond”, comments Director Max Thurgood.  “We have developed a strong skill set around transport and with David at the helm; we look forward to our next stage of growth in this discipline.”

A recognised authority on several aspects of transport and development, David’s expertise has been gained over 25 years in senior positions in leading transport planning practices TPA, WSP, and Colin Buchanan.

David holds the Transport Planning Professional qualification and is a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Logistics and Transport and a Member of the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation.  He has extensive experience of delivering projects of all sizes across many different sectors and has been an active contributor to travel planning best practice through his work on site specific advice panels, industry recognised training courses and masters degree course lecturing.

In addition to serving the existing client base, David’s role will be to foster new client relationships and to grow the Clarkebond transport team. “I am pleased to be working for this well regarded and long established engineering consultancy here in Bristol and looking forward todeveloping transport planning in synergy with the company’s design and implementation expertise” says David.

David is one of a number of recent key appointments in Clarkebond’s Bristol office which have been made in response to planned growth in the transport, structures, geo-environmental and infrastructure departments.