Alan Powell

Since founding the business in 1986, Alan’s focus and passion has been managing and directing all aspects of the business and ensuring the smooth running of key accounts. 

With extensive experience and knowledge of the leisure and related industries, Alan and the team at HPW actively seek out and develop new sectors and opportunities to ensure a sustainable future for the business. Alan and the design team continue to progress major projects including holiday parks, visitor attractions and retail opportunities in the UK, mainland Europe and North America.

Alan is a part-time Associate Lecturer in architectural professional practice at Southampton Solent University.  He is also involved with the student mentoring programme and the employer liaison panel.

In his spare time Alan’s interests include flying light aircraft, his favourite being vintage ‘taildraggers’.  As well as holding a private pilot’s licence, Alan is a qualified ski instructor and also enjoys hill walking.  In 2004 Alan fulfilled a lifetime ambition of trekking to Everest Base Camp in Nepal.  With their children grown up and married, Alan and his wife spend as much of their spare time as they can on their narrowboat, exploring the UK’s canals.

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