Our Team

Richard Gill Associates Limited (RGAL) was formed in Barbados in May 1977 by Mr. Richard C. Gill, a Barbadian Town Planner who by that time had gained significant experience both in Government’s Town Planning Office and in private practice with his previous partnership, Gill & Lashley Associates.

Mr. Andy Gill is the Principal and Senior Planning Consultant of the Firm which today has three (3) professional Planners on staff and is able to undertake projects which are large in both scope and complexity. The Firm is soundly supported by a talented team of draftsmen and administrators, and benefits from the knowledge and experience of Richard who acts as a Senior Consultant on select projects.

Principal and Senior Planning Consultant:
Andrew R. Gill, BSc (hons), MScTP (dist), MRTPI
Mr. Andrew (Andy) Gill, Principal and Senior Planning Consultant at RGAL has a strong Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering and Information Technology background having worked in these respective fields before completing his Masters in Town Planning. Andrew is a Professional Member of the Barbados Town & Country Planning Society (where he acts as Vice President), a Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) of Britain, and is a Chartered Town Planner. His planning experience includes industrial power plants, renewable energy projects (solar photovoltaic, wind, biomass), design & implementation of housing and commercial layouts, master-planning, urban design, policy guidance, project management, design of traffic circulation improvements, industrial and commercial submissions, Environmental & Social Impact Assessments (EIA), Scoping Reports, planning hearings and settlement development plans.

Town Planner:
Jason Deane, BA (hons), MScTP
Mr. Jason Deane is a valued member of our team of planners and has 10 years of planning experience at the Firm. Jason is a Professional Member of the Barbados Town & Country Planning Society, and a Licentiate of the RTPI of Britain. His experience includes the design and implementation of housing layouts, project management, planning research, report preparation, and the structuring & submission of many different types of planning applications. His experience continues to grow and his responsibilities expand with each new project.

Director, and Senior Consulting Planner:
Richard C. Gill, BA (hons), FRTPI
Mr. Richard Gill is the most senior Town Planning Consultant at RGAL, a Professional Member (and past President) of the Barbados Town & Country Planning Society, a Fellow of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) of Britain, and a Chartered Town Planner. As founder of the Company and Chairman, he has been personally responsible for a wide range of projects over the past 43 years. As a past Town Planner in Government service and having involvement in many large studies and projects, he brings a wealth of experience to bear on every project.

Our sole office is located in Barbados at:

Richard Gill Associates Ltd.
Prior Park House,
St. James BB23017,

Telephone: 246.425.1488/9

For general questions, please e-mail us at rgal@caribsurf.com.