Paul Buchanan is a partner at Volterra.
Paul is an economist with over 27 years experience in the planning, economic and financial appraisal of a wide range of public and private sector investments and policies. He has a particular focus on the links between transport infrastructure, economic development and city structure.
Paul led the economic appraisals of both the Jubilee Line Extension and Crossrail in London and has worked on major urban rail projects around the world as as well as a number of HSR projects. He has also led a number of ex-post evaluations of transport infrastructure projects.
Paul’s career has included work for Halcrow and Travers Morgan before ten years as Director at Colin Buchanan and Partners. He came to Volterra from the position of Technical Director at SKM Colin Buchanan. His international experience includes four years based in SE Asia and also spans Europe, South America, Australia and NZ. Paul has provided strategic advice with an international perspective to cities ranging from Shanghai to Auckland, London to Jakarta.