Hatch responds to drivers of change with new thinking for the future of cities

July 25, 2018

London, UK – Mississauga, Canada – In response to economic, climate, demographic and technological change, clients need economic development strategies to make socially, environmentally, and financially viable infrastructure investments.

To help our clients shape the future of cities, we are pleased to welcome Regeneris, a leading independent economics consultancy to the Hatch Urban Solutions team. This new partnership combines deep strategic and technical capabilities with industry leading social and economic research and analysis enabling our clients to tackle their toughest challenges through greater insight and more informed decision-making.

“Together, we will provide an integrated, multidisciplinary service in infrastructure development from concept to completion,” says Hatch’s Chairman and CEO John Bianchini. “Regeneris’ robust, high-quality social and economic research, analysis and advice to the private, public and non-profit sectors complements our global Urban Solutions team.”

Hatch helps our public and private sector clients reshape the world’s cities through innovative technical and strategic consulting services. We drive smarter urban development, anticipate climate change, create inclusive communities, secure financing, and increase competitiveness.

“This transition marks an important step in the growth and evolution of our organization. It will allow us to better support and respond to our clients’ needs while maintaining the same independent, evidence-based rigor and quality to our work,” said Darren Wisher, Managing Director, Regeneris. “This is a fantastic opportunity. We are excited by the potential to draw on, and share, knowledge and expertise across Hatch’s global network.”

Hatch’s prominence in master planning, financial and economic advisory, urban transit planning, engineering, and program management paired with Regeneris’ strength in social and economic research and analysis will provide a holistic solution to our clients’ needs.

For more information, please contact:

Bob Pell, Managing Director, Urban Solutions, Hatch

+44 203 807 4502

Darren Wisher, Managing Director, Regeneris

+44 07413 675 158

About Hatch

Whatever our clients envision, our teams can design and build. With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we know your business and understand that your challenges are changing rapidly. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

About Regeneris

Regeneris is a leading, independent economics consultancy. We provide robust, high-quality social and economic research, analysis and advice to the private, public and non-profit sectors. We are passionate about delivering quality, evidence-based economic analysis and social insights to help our clients make better decisions. We aim to ensure they can have a more positive impact on people, places and the economy.