Meet The Team

Steven Woodcock BSc MRICS, Managing Director

Steven possesses a wealth of knowledge and experience spanning over 35 years in many aspects of Surveying, Management and Consultancy work. Steven formed the practice in 1993 and as Managing Director and still plays an active and enthusiastic role in the day-to-day running of the business.

Steven has many interests outside of work which include; supporting Lincoln City FC and runs a mobile food trailer business in which he tours festivals and country shows with throughout the UK.

Jon Harper MCIOB, Director

Jon is a highly skilled construction professional with a breadth of experience spanning over 30 years. Jon's extensive background includes QS and Project Management for both client and contractor sides , management of client surveying teams, Employer's Agent and Expert Witness for both Private and Public Sectors.

In his spare time, Jon enjoys the great outdoors and is an occasional skier and cyclist.

Ashley Woods BSc (Hons) MCIOB, Director

Ashley was appointed as a Director of the Company in October 2020. He has over 10 years experience in the construction industry holds a First Class Honours Degree in Quantity Surveying and is a Chartered Construction Manager. Job roles include; Pre and Post Contract Quantity Surveying, Contract Administration and Contract Management. Ashley has significant experience working on the contractors side of the industry, performing the role of Project and Commercial Manager for construction projects of various sizes.

Ashley enjoys spending his free time on his boat, along with his wife and three children.

Sarah Garbutt BSc (Hons), Associate

An experienced Quantity Surveyor and proven team leader, Sarah enjoys the challenges of project delivery and is an active Project Manager and Contract Administrator, advising clients on all stages from initial project strategy to project handover in parallel with Quantity Surveying duties.

Outside of work, Sarah's time is spent being energetic with Yoga, walking, camping, swimming and family trips in the great outdoors.

Cam Rivett BSc MRICS, MACostE, Senior Quantity Surveyor

With over 30 years in the industry, Cam has gained extensive experience and specialises in preparing bills of quantities, schedules of work and pricing schedules for tender enquiries, live projects and specific client requests.

Outside of work, Cam enjoys spending time on his allotment.

Francis Davey FRICS FACS, Chartered Building Surveyor

An extremely capable and experienced Chartered Surveyor with a wide range of professional and management skills. Frank has 20 years' experience as an Expert Witness in Building Disputes, Professional Indemnity Claims and Boundary disputes. Professional interests include Building Conservation, Sustainability and Energy, and Building pathology/defect analysis.

Outside of work Frank enjoys disco dancing and tidying his desk.

Matthew Filby BSc (Hons) Assistant Quantity Surveyor 

Matthew holds a BSc in Mathematics after graduating from the University of Warwick in 2019. Following a successful Summer internship with Allman Woodcock Limited, Matthew was offered a Trainee QS position and was promoted to Assistant Quantity Surveyor in 2021.  

Matthew is currently studying for his Masters in Quantity Surveying.

Lauren Smith, Office Manager 

Lauren attends to the office and business management function of the business including; Diary management, maintaining records, updating policies and procedures, new business engagement and project administration. She also provides secretarial support to the Managing Director. 

Outside of the office, Lauren continues to feed her passion for dance (previously a professional dancer) and teaches students locally in Norfolk and Suffolk. She enjoys travelling overseas on vacation and long walks with her dogs. 




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