Chris Sibthorpe

Chris is a transport planner with over 20 years' experience in the planning and design of transport. He heads up PJA’s Manchester office and is also their active travel lead, developing strategies to encourage more people to walk and cycle with a focus on inclusive and sustainable design. Working with engineers and urban designers he creates places and spaces that meet aesthetic, social and functional aims. Chris was part of the team that developed concept designs for TfGM’s 'Street for All' pilot project, aimed at recreating more people-friendly streets across different urban settings. He also led on the development of an active strategy for Heathrow Airport, focused on creating a network of protected cycle lanes for airport staff. BA (Hons), MSc