Meet The Partners

Established in 2005, Urban Aspects Ltd is operated by Russell Ranford and Gary Pavey who have a combined 50 plus years experience in the planning industry.


Gary Pavey

Gary Pavey is a qualified professional who has extensive experience of working for national and regional residential developers, private architectural practices and local authorities. He is accomplished in all areas relating to the appraisal, design and construction of a range of developments. A highly motivated and committed individual Gary has a real enthusiasm for practical and good quality architectural design and has a proven history of successful planning consents.


Russell Ranford - BA(hons) DipTP MRTPI

Russell has a significant depth and breadth of experience in both the Public and Private sectors. He has worked for a number of local planning authority departments within both urban and rural authorities. He also gained considerable experience working at Director Level with both National and Regional Developers on large scale residential and mixed-use developments. Russell is a Chartered Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute.