About Us

The Team

S.A.J Transport Consultants was formed in 2007 by Steve Jobey and Patrick Wong. It has consistently set itself high standards aimed at an ethos centred on providing our clients with cost effective, and where necessary innovative solutions.

The practice operates as a very close knit team with all levels of the business contributing and providing projects with access to a wide range of complementary abilities, skills and experience.

S.A.J Transport Consultants is one of the few independent transport consultants with a stakeholder status in Transport Planning Society, providing our team members with a formal training scheme to acquire the necessary knowledge and experience to address transport issues and to keep abreast of the opportunities that exist in what is an ever changing profession.

Our Core Values

A Client Focused Service

Understanding the need of our clients and providing a service that delivers appropriate and cost effective solutions.


Being open and honest, always aiming at providing the best and objective advice to assist in the decision making process.


Paying attention to detail, thinking outside the box and pursuing excellence through our work in order to provide an excellent level of service to our clients.

Our People

Get in touch with our team!


Steve Jobey


Steve was previously a Technical Director at an international engineering and environmental consultancy responsible for civil engineering and transportation.

With over 30 years of experience in development planning, Steve has been involved in numerous major developments across the country, advising clients at strategic levels.

Steve is a Chartered Civil Engineer and is a Member of the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation.


Patrick Wong

Associate Director

Patrick is an experienced transport consultant and transport modeller, with an MSc in Transport Engineering and Operations.

With over 18 years of experience in transport planning, Patrick has provided independent and professional advice and services to private sector companies and local highway authorities on the transport and environmental aspects of a wide range of development proposals across the country.

Patrick is a Chartered Engineer, a Member of the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation and a committee member of the North East & Cumbria Branch of CIHT.


Ruth Simpson

Principal Transport Consultant

Ruth joined the company as a Principal Transport Consultant in 2018. She brings a wealth of development planning experience and project management skills having previously worked both in the public and private sectors.

Ruth has an MSc in Transport Planning and Policy and is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation.

She has expertise on a range of types of developments and has particular strengths in site appraisal; accommodating sustainable transport whilst balancing the needs of vehicular access and parking.


Ewan Anderson

Associate Transport Planner

Ewan is a transport consultant with a degree in Geography and a MSc in Business with Management. With over 5 years of experience in transport planning, Ewan has developed a broad range of transport planning skills and has been involved in many successful developments in the North of England.

Ewan is a Member of the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation.


Lewis Walker

Principal Transport Planner

Lewis is a transport planner with a BSc (Hons) in Geography. Formerly working at a major engineering firm, Lewis undertakes highways design, prepares junction models, and assists in the preparation of Transport Statements and Transport Assessments for a wide range of development planning projects.

Lewis is a Member of Transport Planning Society.


Merce Sole

Senior Transport Engineer

Merce is a Transport Engineer with a BSc (Hons) in Land Surveying. Formerly working as a land surveyor, Merce undertakes technical engineering design for various highways and transportation schemes.


Sarah-Jane Gell

Principal Transport Modeller

Sarah is a transport modeller with over 10 years of experience.  Having previously worked for a transport consultancy in London, she was involved in major schemes across the capital. She has considerable experience in the design of traffic management and junction improvement schemes and an expertise in traffic modelling including microsimulation modelling.

Sarah is a member of the Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation.


Charlie Edwards

Transport Modeller

Charlie graduated from Newcastle University with a BSc in Mathematics and joined the team in July 2018.  Keen to learn new skills, Charlie helps the preparation of transport models, including the use of microsimulation packages.




New Role

We’re always looking for great people at SAJ so if you’re interested in joining us, just drop us an email.