Jon Herbert, Director of Troy Planning + Design, is a Design Council Cabe Built Environment Expert (BEE). Design Council Cabe is England’s national champion for design in the built environment and is committed to demonstrating how good design improves our built environment, stimulates innovation and provides better places for people to live and work in.

The ‘BEEs’ are a network of recognised experts who support the delivery of high-quality design in places across England.

Work undertaken as a BEE can take the form of support to communities, local authorities and developers involved in built environment projects, and is critical in offering independent advice on design in the built environment.

Through has role as a ‘BEE’ Jon has also been appointed to the Cabe-run Bexley and Thurrock Design Review Panels: the purpose of which is to provide independent and impartial advice and evaluation of proposed new buildings, landscapes and public spaces.


London, South East & East of England


2017 (ongoing)