Meet The Team

Steven Woodcock BSc MRICS, Managing Director

Steven possesses a wealth of knowledge and experience spanning 35 years in many aspects of surveying, management and consultancy work. Steven formed the practice in 1993 and as Managing Director, 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 (Home and away) and running a mobile food trailer, in which he tours festivals and country shows.

Sarah Garbutt BSc (Hons), Director

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.

Jon Harper MCIOB, Director

Jon is a highly skilled construction professional with a breadth of experience spanning over 25 years. Jon's extensive background includes working for a Contractor, management of a Client surveying team, Quantity Surveying, Employer's Agent and Project Management roles.

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

Ashley Woods BSc (Hons) MCIOB, Senior Quantity Surveyor

Ashley has over 9 years experience in the construction industry. He graduated from university with 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 Construction 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 free time on his boat, along with his wife and three children.

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.

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.

James Moy BA (Hons), Graduate Quantity Surveyor (Not pictured)

James Graduated in 2015 with a 2:1 in Business Management (BA Hons) and has 2 years' experience working in a finance role, he has since decided to move into Quantity surveying and is currently studying a masters in Quantity Surveying at the University of Estate Management.

James enjoys playing many sports, particularly Cricket, where he plays for his local side Sheringham. He is also a keen Leicester City supporter.

Lauren Smith, Business Administration Manager (Not pictured)

Lauren attends to the administration function of the business including; Diary management, maintaining records, updating policies and procedures and new business engagement. She also provides secretarial support to the Managing Director. She is looking forward to starting her Business Management qualifications in the new year.

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.

Serena Samways-Dalton MSc (Hons), Digital Marketing Strategist

Serena holds a MSc in Brand Leadership and also graduated from the University of East Anglia (UEA) with a First Class Honours degree in Marketing and Management. Serena's main responsibilities include further implementing the company's Digital Marketing Strategy and managing the company's Social Media Channels.

Outside of work and academia, Serena has achieved her Grade 8 Ballet certificate. 


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