Chairman of Groundwork North East & Cumbria.
A highly experienced strategic property, civil engineering, construction, development, maintenance, design and FM, technical services, highways and transport, Director/Chief officer and Consultant, in public and private sector.
Delivered complex change and service transformation programmes/projects and extensive strategic service reviews in sensitive environments. Highly experienced negotiator in property, service and construction contracts, employment issues and working with government. Experienced in government contracting procedures including OJEU, PFI, frameworks and corporate procurement. Professional background is Construction, Property, Regeneration, Housing, Highways and Technical Services having trained as a Chartered and Incorporated Quantity Surveyor (MRICS).