Dr Alan Hearne


Chief Executive

Alan Hearne holds a degree in economics and a doctorate in environmental planning. Following a period of academic research into environmental planning he joined RPS in 1978, became a Director in 1979 and Chief Executive in 1981.

Alan Hearne was the Plc Entrepreneur of the Year in 2001, was made a Companion of the Institute of Management in 2002, a member of the Board of the Companions in 2007, a fellow of Aston Business School in 2006 and an honorary Doctor of the University of Kent in 2011.