Tom Bennett

Associate Director - Highways


With over 15 years working in National Highways and private sector highway consultancies, Tom fully understands the sector and client pressures. His honest and open approach is invaluable when managing stakeholders and delivering consultations, especially when dealing with community sensitivities and consultation fatigue. He uses clear communications to present complex details in a public-friendly way.

Within Copper, Tom has a client-facing role and is accountable for delivering Copper’s highways portfolio of projects for National Highways and local authorities. He works with project teams to deliver quality documents on time and on budget. He offers industry-leading advice regarding complex Development Consent Order projects from pre-application to construction stages. By considering risk and opportunities throughout a project, he highlights potential issues and mitigates accordingly.