Case Studies

Strategic Economic Plan – Lead writer for SEP and Local Growth Fund bid to government

Growing Places Fund – Loan agreements from LEP to highways authority

Growing Places Fund – Loan agreement to private developer to provide spine road to business park with back to back sale of residential land

Growing Places Fund – Loan agreement to housebuilder to finance infrastructure for 200 unit development.

Local Growth Fund – Prioritisation of funding applications for inclusion in bid to government

Local Growth Fund – Appraisal, Heads of terms, state aid advice and due diligence on:

  • £5m highway scheme
  • £20m flood defence scheme
  • £8m rail improvement scheme
  • £10m FE College Expansion

Innovation Centres – Options and Feasibility study, business plan and funding for four university-based STEM centres

Public Works Loan Board – Successful application for local authority consortium for £25m revolving fund at project discount rate

Due diligence, state aid advice and heads of terms for loan to private housebuilder for 140 unit development.

Enterprise Zones – Involvement in three successful applications for Round Two Enterprise Zones.

Enterprise Zones – Wrote three Five Year Implementation Plans

Enterprise Zones –  25 year financial forecasts and feasibility study on funding site infrastructure from retained business rates.