I am a building consultancy director based in the Birmingham Office of Colliers International. I qualified as a chartered building surveyor (MRICS) in 1990. I have extensive experience in a wide range of property sectors including offices, retail, industrial, local authority, residential and healthcare.
Whilst providing a full range of core building surveying services I am acknowledged as an expert in the field of dilapidations having dealt with numerous claims on behalf of both landlords and tenants including many contentious lease break solutions.
Although currently based in the West Midlands I previously worked in London for 15 years including client side for AXA and regularly provide advice to clients across the UK and Europe.
Prior to joining Colliers I was a partner at NAI Fuller Pieser for 7 years working in the London and Birmingham offices.
Providing strategic break notice advice to landlords including Topland resulting in tenants continuation of lease.
Negotiating reductions in dilapidation claims on behalf of tenants including TK Maxx, Alcoa, Fujitsu, TRW typically achieving savings of over 50%.
Project management of landlords strip out and shell works to 7 no. high street retail premises for Topland with contract value of circa £2.1m.
Development monitoring of forward funded 120 bedroom new build hotel for AXA REIM in Stratford upon Avon.
Numerous pre-acquisition due diligence building surveys for prospective purchasers including co-ordination of specialist sub-consultants including M&E and Environmental co-ordination.
RICS Accredited Project Manager
Diploma Building Surveying
AXA REIM UK, TRW Automotive, TK Maxx, Topland Group of Compaines