Peter Cridland

  • Address Management
  • Local Land Management and Street Gazetteers
  • Geo-data quality and referencing
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • GIS Strategy and Training
  • Project Management
    Information and
  • Technology Management
  • Hydrographic Surveys and Services

Peter is an innovative local authority manager with recent consultancy experience. He has a wide range of expertise in the geographic information and property information fields, with a forward looking and positive outlook. He has specialised knowledge of geographic information and its application to local authority processes, specifically in address management, including street naming and numbering and the maintenance of BS 7666 compliant address and street gazetteers.

With very strong interpersonal skills, Peter demonstrates qualities of diplomacy, personal authority, influence, professionalism and vision. He is able to command the respect and confidence of politicians and fellow senior officers through effective networking, and close work with leaders in partner organisations.

Peter has a practical and logical leadership style, leading and motivating teams to deliver the required goals.

Recently, Peter was a key member of a three-man consultancy team from Socitm Advisory, delivering a GIS strategy for Leeds City Council in early 2018. He is an acknowledged national expert on Local Land Property and Street Gazetteers having been called on by GeoPlace to help improve data quality in a number of authorities with data quality problems and resource gaps.