Meet the M.E Team

Derek Foy BSc Geography, LLB

Associate Director

Derek has nearly two decades of experience consulting to both the public and private sectors.  During this time he has undertaken a wide range of projects, combining numerical modelling and geographic information system (GIS) analysis in retail and residential development feasibility studies, demographic and demand projections, and planning and service provision analyses for clients in a wide array of sectors. 


Derek has completed assessments for plan and policy change applications, and has appeared as an expert evidence in Council hearings and the Environment Court.

Areas of Expertise

Spatial and Economic Modelling | Economic Growth Modelling | Geographic Information Systems (GIS) | Spatial and Land Use Analysis | Supply and Demand Analysis | Demographic Analysis | Spatial/Location Analysis | Specialist Market Analysis | Demand Analysis and Forecasting | Retail Effects Assessment | Policy Analysis and Advice | Local Government Funding | Strategic Advice | Peer Review | Expert Witness