Daniel Ekstrand
Daniel EkstrandDirector
07747 561849

Daniel started his career in Transport Planning in 2002 and joined Transport Planning Associates in September 2014 as an Associate Director, having previously worked for PBA (now Stantec) for twelve years. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Faculty of Engineering LTH at Lund University in Sweden and is a Chartered Transport Planning Professional having obtained the Transport Planning Professional qualification. He is also a member of both the TPS and CIHT professional institutions.

Daniel is an expert user of Paramics and Vissim microsimulation and has validated many models using both since 2003. Aside from undertaking modelling Daniel has managed and worked on a wide variety of projects for both property developers and local authorities. His experience includes a range of land uses including residential, commercial, education, leisure and retail developments. His advice to clients has ranged from due diligence and feasibility, master planning and design, through to preparing the necessary Transport Statements or Assessments and Travel Plans to secure planning permission. He has also appeared as expert witness giving evidence in respect of planning appeals heard at Public Inquiries and informal hearings.

Outside work Daniel enjoys watching movies or attending concerts. He also enjoys travelling with his partner, especially to New York (or anywhere sunny) as well as just staying at home having a night in, or throwing a dinner party for his friends.

Susan Haslam
Susan HaslamAssociate Director
0161 302 3988
07880 480047

Susan graduated from Cranfield University in 1995 with an MSc in Logistics and Transportation.  She decided to move into the career of Transport Planning and has worked for a variety of public and private bodies.  Her career has been shared between public sector projects such as London Congestion Charging and Crossrail and numerous private sector development schemes.

Susan has joined TPA in January 2018 with the aim of building up a Manchester office.  She has extensive experience in Masterplanning, Transport Statements, Transport Assessments and Travel Plans and successfully gaining highways approval to support clients’ development aspirations. Susan has experience in development transport planning for a wide range of development types including mixed use town centre schemes, residential, education, retail and employment.

In her spare time, Susan spends time with her two children and is a Member of the Association of Speakers’ Clubs.  She also has an interest in psychology and personal development seminars and has successfully walked on fire!