Victoria Hills

Chief Executive, Royal Town Planning Institute

Victoria is a valued member of the Industry Advisory Board, representing the views and experiences of Town Planners across the UK.

As a significant element of our nation’s infrastructure, it is crucial to have the invaluable insight and knowledge of planning that Victoria brings. Keen to help “join the dots with Town Planning”, Victoria has been a member of the Industry Board since its inception in March 2019.

Her career in planning spans 23 years and includes senior planning, transport, organisational leadership & development roles. She is passionate about driving the digital transformation of our construction industry in order to address the existing and future challenges it faces, including climate action, supply and skills.

Throughout her working life Victoria makes the case for resourcing planning and advocating the importance of putting planning at the heart of government delivery for the quality places that people want to live in. She wishes to raise the profile of planning, elevating the value of professionalism, and promoting a diverse and inclusive profession to ensure genuine representation of the society in which we work.