Who Is InTouch ?

InTouch GIS Services Ltd is run by Jonathan Gatward, a spatial analysis expert working in the field of GIS and spatial data management for over 25 years. Jonathan has experience of the public, private and academic sectors working to deliver innovative solutions for spatial analysis and mapping requirements.

Specialising in data integration and spatial information management, Jonathan has worked in many areas of GIS and mapping but has specialised in the environmental, waste and renewable energy sectors, working on 'life cycle' projects from site identification and feasibility through planning EIA's (Environmental Impact Assessments) to site closure, remediation and management.

Jonathan is proficient in many different GIS and data management software packages and has extensive experience of the ESRI ArcGIS range of products as well as use of MapInfo, ERDAS and AutoCad software.

Previous to InTouch, Jonathan worked at SKM Enviros as European spatial technical lead, EcologyUk as senior GIS consultant, Kirklees Council as Environmental Information Co-ordinator and GeoData Unit (Southampton University) as GIS consultant.