About


Transforming Cities produces books, broadcast media, and projects that focus on improving the natural and built environment. We work through teams of talented, trusted professionals, to serve clients and inspire audiences.

Nick Corbett is the director of Transforming Cities. His experience includes:

  • Author of several books, including Revival in the Square published by the Royal Institute of British Architects
  • Screenwriter and broadcaster for television and radio
  • Co-founder of Urban Design London
  • A director at Urban Living, the housing renewal partnership set up by the UK Government and Birmingham and Sandwell Councils
  • Principal urban designer for Derby Cityscape Ltd
  • Principal urban designer for the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Conservation Manager for Warwick Council
  • A Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (MRTPI)
  • A Member of the Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC)
  • Town Planning degrees from Manchester University
  • MA in urban design from Oxford Brookes University