Creative architectural technician appointed at Berrys

Published December 11th, 2018

Leading property, business and planning firm Berrys has strengthened the planning and development team at its Kettering office with the appointment of Tolu Ogunjimi as an architectural technician.

Tolu graduated from the University of Nottingham with a 2:1 Bachelor of Architecture degree and has gained valuable work experience to develop her drawing skills.

“We are delighted to welcome Tolu to our team at Kettering,” said Stuart Thomas, partner and head of planning at Berrys.

“Highly creative, she is very capable, using AutoCad, Revit, Adobe Creative and Sketchup as well as hand drawing designs.

“We are experiencing very rapid growth in this area of work in Northamptonshire and across the firm as a whole and I am sure she will be a great asset to our planning and building services teams.”

The architectural technicians at Berrys provide a wealth of design experience and construction knowledge across a wide range of sectors working on projects ranging from building renovations through to major residential and commercial developments.

“Working alongside our award-winning planning department, our architectural team can provide a cost-effective and timely service to give clients the highest likelihood of success with their building and planning projects,” Stuart added.

For more information contact Tolu Ogunjimi at the Kettering office of Berrys on 01536 412464 email

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More about Stuart Thomas

Head of Planning
Tel: 01743 267069
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Stuart has an MA in Town Planning and Development, an honours degree in Human Geography, is a full member of the Royal Town Planning Institute and is a PRINCE II Project Management Qualified Practitioner. He joined Berrys in May 2013 and became a partner of the firm in April 2014. He is Head of Planning, responsible for the delivery of planning services across all five offices. Prior to joining Berrys, Stuart held a number of senior Council positions including Head of Development Control at North Shropshire District Council and Area Planning Manager at Shropshire Council.

Stuart has 15 years of experience is all aspects of planning. Specific areas of expertise include agricultural and intensive poultry planning, affordable housing, strategic residential, renewable and commercial developments and rural housing. Stuart has also considerable experience in understanding the finer detail of National Planning Policy, Community Infrastructure Levy, S106 negotiations and planning appeals.