Yilong is a strategic urban planner who specialises in retail, commercial and industrial land strategies, precinct planning, town and activity centre strategies and financial modelling. With qualifications in urban planning and business administration, he combines financial modelling techniques with land use planning to deliver robust insights on business cases, spatial policies and strategies.
Yilong has a solid track record working with local government clients across Australia. His project experience is diverse and ranges from helping regional councils shape diverse and strong economies to informing government on the financial returns of investing in infrastructure in growth corridors.
Keen to share knowledge and spark constructive debate, Yilong writes for industry publications and delivers guest lectures to property and design students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
Yilong supports LGIU Australia members and engages with partners and stakeholders across Australia.
Link to SGS website: https://www.sgsep.com.au/people/yilong-shi