Meet the M.E Team

Lawrence McIlrath BA et Sc (TRP), MBA


Lawrence has over 18 years' experience in the private and local government sectors. Lawrence enjoys the challenges of working in the economic development field and has assisted numerous clients in understanding the dynamic forces affecting their businesses and the markets within which they operate. He has a keen interest in assisting clients to better understand their markets and the complex forces affecting performance.


Lawrence has a wide skill set covering spatial analysis, economic growth, development theories and financial analysis. These skills have been applied in integrated and holistic assessments. Lawrence is accomplished in designing and developing models that cover multiple dimensions. This capability is used in sector analyses and forecasts, strategic assessments, policy formulation and evaluation, and impact assessments.

Lawrence is a member of the Regional Studies Association (RSA).

Areas of Expertise

Spatial and Economic Modelling | Economic Impact Assessment | Cost Benefit Analysis | Economic Modelling including Input-Output, Computable General Equilibrium | Urban and Regional Economics | Economic Growth Modelling | Financial Modelling | Local Government Funding | Infrastructure Funding and Investment | Supply and Demand Analysis | Sectoral Analysis | Demand Analysis and Forecasting | Policy Analysis and Advice | Strategic Advice | Business Cases | Project Management