Dr Andrew Harrison is an information management consultant and GIS specialist with over 25 years research and consultancy experience specialising in the assembly, integration, management and delivery of geographical information for government and private sector clients.
Entirely independent in approach he brings a strong research background to his work following previous academic appointments.
Andrew is well known for his work on national databases of land use, planning, environmental and property data and address-based information.
Working for central government he advised on national projects for land use and brownfield land (1998-2006) and conducted independent reviews of address data and standards in 2002 and 2006.
Since 2003 he has provided information management services to the Scottish Assessors to deliver an Internet Portal for national land and property data.
More recently he worked on development of the 2011 Census address register and National Energy Efficiency Data Framework.
His company website is www.landinform.com.