Key Staff

Gary Barber BSc, MRICS
Managing Director

A competent Chartered Surveyor with a proven knowledge and commercial approach to the full construction process; from site acquisition through to completion and investment or sale. Similarly experienced in a wide range of construction projects including infrastructure, industrial units, office buildings, retail units and retail parks, mixed-use and inner city developments.

 

Early career primarily focused on the contractual and financial aspects of construction with a reputation for a dynamic approach to reducing costs, maximising value and avoiding or negotiating away construction risks. Latter experience has developed more rounded skills in property development, property investment and sale, management and project management. Involvement with numerous projects has established a wide network of contacts from employers, consultants, contractors and subcontractors.

 

A personal preference for being involved in the detail of projects has ensured a very hands-on approach being maintained resulting in a detailed knowledge of the whole construction process on various types of projects.

 

Martin Hodge BSc (Hons), MRICS, NEBOSH, Tech IOSH
Projects Director

Martin is a Chartered Surveyor with almost 30 years’ professional experience undertaken in a wide variety of technical and management roles within the construction industry.

 

His experience extends to undertaking roles as a Project Manager, Employer’s Agent, CDM Co-ordinator and Partnering Advisor. He is particularly familiar with the rigours of complex refurbishment projects, including those involving listed buildings, leisure facilities, operational police and fire service facilities, education and residential.

 

Martin has many long standing contacts within the construction industry in part due to his ability to attract repeat business and also due to his ability to keep projects on a safe and focused course.

 

Jason Meredith BSc (Hons), CSCS
Projects Manager

Jason’s career started as a self-employed carpenter and joiner and he has worked within both the commercial and domestic side of the construction industry for over 25 years.

 

He then decided to put himself first through Open University and then through NTU to secure his degree in Building Surveying and to enable progression into technical roles undertaking computer aided design and specification, contract administration, employers agent, project management and Building Surveying.

 

Jason has experience of working within the retail and leisure sectors, extensive residential developments, emergency services and with the Ministry of Defence.

 

Amanda Barber
Company Secretary

Amanda is responsible for our office management, accounts and secretarial support.

 

Rhys Beaver
Assistant Projects Manager

Rhys is responsible for assisting the team and helping out with projects. He is currently studying Construction Management at the University of Derby and is then expected to study Quantity Surveying and Commercial Construction Management at Nottingham Trent University.