National Planning Summit

Stuart Baille

Head of Planning, Knight Frank

Stuart is Head of Planning at Knight Frank and is responsible for the management and coordination of the London based Planning Team and liaising with our regional planning network. Stuart has been at the forefront of planning and development in London for some 20 years. He has a proven track record in managing multi-disciplinary teams and delivering complex regeneration and mixed-use schemes through planning.

Stuart is a market leading expert in ‘tall buildings’. He is a key contributor for and presenter of the NLA’s annual London Tall Buildings Survey and contributes to a wide variety of conferences, forums and industry groups on tall buildings and topical planning issues in London more generally.

Stuart joined Knight Frank in 2019 having previously been with property consultancy GL Hearn where he fulfilled various roles over eleven years including Head of Residential and Head of Planning. He has also spent time in the public sector and works closely with both public and private sector stakeholders.