Jeremy Handel
jhandel@politicaldevelopments.com

Jeremy has 15 years experience in politics and communciations. For the last 10 years he has specialised in the politics of large developments, managing the public consultation and stakeholder engagement programmes for residential, mixed-use and energy related projects across the country.

He has worked for a diverse range of clients on a number of high profile projects, from CLM's successful bid to become the Delivery Partner for the London 2012 Olympics to the redesign of Chelsea Football Club's West Stand. 

Clients have included: Lang O'Rourke; Persimmon plc; Redrow Homes plc; Bloor Homes; British Casino Association; Lands Improvment Holdings; Trenport Investments; CJC Developments; Ifield Estates; Explore Investments; American Science and Engineering Inc.

Before starting his own business, Jeremy worked at the heart of politics for a number of MPs and Cabinet Members as a Press Officer for the Conservative Party during the 1997 election. He was then appointed media advisor to the Rt. Hon. William Hague, MP, during his successful campaign to become leader of the Conservative Party.

Jeremy has contributed to the CLG sponsored Planning Aid Consultation Guide and has written a paper on Localism.

Jeremy is a member of:
Association of Professional Political Consultants (APPC)
The Consultation Institute (TCI)
Public Relations Consultants Association (PRCA)
Town and County Planning Association (TCPA)