About Us

HillPDA is a leading provider of independent strategic planning, economic, development advisory and valuation services. Over the past 30 years, we have built our reputation as trusted advisors with an ability to bridge the knowledge gap between economics and planning. Our multidisciplinary team of planners, geographers, land economists and valuers are thought leaders, driving better practice and influencing change.

Meet the Team

Director
Martin Hill is the founding Director of HillPDA. With over 30 years of industry leadership, Martin specialises in development...
Principal
Adrian is a principal of the firm with over 25 years of service at HillPDA. Prior to HillPDA, he...
Principal
Alex manages HillPDA's Melbourne office and is a specialist in urban and property economics, strategic planning and economic development...
Associate and Practice Manager
Virginia is an Associate in HillPDA’s valuation and advisory team with 15 years’ experience in the United Kingdom and...
Associate and Practice Manager
Nicholas is an Associate in HillPDA’s property economics team where he leads on major projects for local and State...
Associate
Elle is an Associate at HillPDA with over ten years of experience working in the public and private sector...
Associate
Sam is an Associate at HillPDA. He joined HillPDA as a consultant in 2015 after working in HillPDA’s sister...
Associate
Taylor is an Associate in HillPDA’s strategic planning team. He is an experienced planner, specialising in environmental assessments for...
Senior Consultant
Catherine is a Senior Valuer and has ten years of valuation experience across commercial, retail and residential properties for...
Senior Consultant
Aneta is a Senior Consultant in HillPDA’s property and retail economics team. She has an extensive career in retail...
Senior Consultant
William is a Senior Consultant in HillPDA’s strategic planning team, currently undertaking the Master of Environmental Law at the...
Senior Consultant
Alex is a Senior Consultant in HillPDA’s strategic planning team. Alex’s academic background includes specialisations in planning, social sciences,...
Consultant
Henry is a Consultant with a background in the built environments. He has most recently worked for architecture and...
Consultant
Shima is a recent master’s in planning graduate with experience in town planning, research, demographic analysis. Relevant experience in...
Consultant
Jesse is a consultant in HillPDA’s strategic planning team. He assists in undertaking social impact assessments, strategy writing and...
Expert Advisor
Michael has extensive leadership and management experience at senior level in the government, education and private sectors. Michael has...
Expert Advisor
Elizabeth has over 30 years of planning experience and is an expert advisor to HillPDA on strategic planning projects....
Expert Advisor
Julian Frecklington is an Expert Advisor to HillPDA on governance strategy, property, and infrastructure advisory services. His role would...
Expert Advisor
Kevin provides corporate advice to HillPDA on a consultancy basis. His capabilities are founded on over 30 years of...