Meet the team


Matthew Corner, Senior Engineer

Matt graduated from Sheffield Hallam University in 2015 with a BSc (Hons) in Geography and is a Full Member of MCIHT. Matt grasps every opportunity to develop his skills set within the Company and has a keen interest in highway design and junction modelling.

Outside of the office Matt enjoys playing football and is a supporter of Aston Villa Football Club.


Yvette Cross, Office Manager

Yvette has over 30 years experience of working within offices in the private sector, public sector and for a charitable organisation. With Yvettes daughter now at university she fills her time on long walks with her dog Alfie and socialising with friends.


Kurt Hardy, Engineer

Kurt completed a 2 Year HNC in Civil Engineering at New College Nottingham, and is a Student Member of the Chartered Institute of Highways & Transportation (CIHT). Kurt’s AutoCAD and numeracy skills play a key role in ensuring our reports are presented clearly and accurately within any planning submissions.

In his spare time Kurt plays five-a-side football and enjoys swimming whenever possible.


Christine Bancroft, Director/Company Secretary

Christine co-founded Bancroft Consulting Limited in June 2005.

Originally a qualified primary school teacher, Christine now controls the company accounts rather than children!


Chris Bancroft, Director

Chris founded Bancroft Consulting Limited in June 2005. As Principal of the business Chris adopts a ‘hands on’ approach to project work. He is a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Logistics and Transportation with over 27 years’ experience that has been gained from the private sector.

Chris loves a challenge, both at work and at home. In recent years he has completed Kilimanjaro, the Trans Pennine Cycle Trail and also walked the length of Hadrians Wall. Any suggestions for the next one are always gratefully received.


Emily Ulicki, Engineer

Emily graduated from The University of Liverpool in 2017 with a BSc (Hons) in Geography. Emily is a keen learner and her research skills have already helped several clients to achieve successful planning outcomes where straight forward solutions were not possible.

Emily is a keen tennis player, playing regularly at weekends and is also a season ticket holder at Nottingham Forest.