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Patrick co-founded Capital with Richard and has had a long association with public sector clients having previously worked at a senior level for a number of Local Authorities and Housing Associations. He specialises in major housing refurbishment schemes, housing developments and public building management. Patrick acts as Account Director for a number of Public Sector clients.
Richard co-founded Capital with Patrick and previously worked for numerous multidisciplinary private practices throughout his career and has mainly worked in the project management field. At Capital, Richard heads up the Education, Higher Education and Commercial sectors and acts as Account Director for larger instructions and frameworks.
Director - Structural Engineering
Steve successfully secured a BSc (Hons) in Civil Engineering and since has broadened his knowledge by becoming a Chartered Engineer and a member of the Institute of Structural Engineers. Continually extending his range of skills, Steve has vast experience within structural design and detailing, construction methods and site inspections and process mapping. Steve has worked in both private practice and public service, where he has been employed within the construction industry, for over 40 years. Steve has detailed knowledge and appreciation of Conservation Projects and what is necessary to achieve quality and a consistent approach to safety in construction.
Director - Structural Engineering
Ian graduated from university with a BEng (Hons) in Civil Engineering and has since become a Chartered Engineer and a member of the Institute of Structural Engineers, recognised globally. With more than 29 year’s employment in the construction industry, from a trainee technician to Chartered Structural Engineer, Ian has gained experience in working on an extensive range of projects both in the design office and on site. As well as gaining experience Ian has established an extensive skill set, including structural design and detailing, construction and demolition methods, conservation and IT development and process management.
Director of Building Services
Alastair has joined Capital as Director of Building Services and brings with him over 30 years of technical design, project management and building services engineering expertise. Alastair has worked at Director level for a number of large multidisciplinary organisations and is relishing the opportunity to grow the services offering at Capital.
Alastair's team will provide a wide range of Building Services expertise and support to Capital's multi-disciplinary offering and particularly on fire compliance works. His team will be involved with all elements of design, inspection and implementation of Mechanical, Electrical, and Public Health related projects.
Director - Architect
Leonardo has nearly 20 years working experience in English architectural practices, with 13 years post part 3 and several projects brought to completion. He has personally dealt with individual projects of value up to £35 million, from Inception to Completion. He has a vast knowledge of Residential Design, from Social housing to Student Accommodation. His knowledge in High End residential in Kensington and Chelsea was recognised at the International Property Awards in 2012. He has also been involved in Commercial Centres, Casinos and Listed Building projects.
Gemma graduated from university with a BSc (Hons) and then furthered her studies, securing an EDI Level 2 NVQ in Business and Administration. Her diverse skill set includes client liaison, effective administration processes and producing seamless documents and reports. Gemma has over 10 years’ experience as an Office Administrator working in both the private and public sector. Since joining Capital she has worked closely with public sector clients in the organisation of surveys, report producing, client liaison and general support services to the Project Managers.
Maddie secured a BSc (Hons) in building surveying and then furthered her studies with a master’s degree in Building Conservation. Maddie has over 6 years’ experience working in both private and public Building Surveying and Project Management roles. Since joining Capital she has worked widely with Education clients in the planning, specifying and management of a range of investment projects whilst developing skills in refurbishment, building conservation and contract administration.
David is a chartered Project Management Surveyor with extensive experience in the retail, commercial, industrial and residential sector.
David has involvement in all aspects of project management / construction management and aspects of quantity surveying including development of clients’ brief for mixed use development.
David’s role involves negotiating terms of acquisition contracts with the legal team, preparation of cost estimates, pre-contract / post contract administration, cost control, negotiating and agreeing final accounts and post contract completion.
Associate Building Surveyor
Paul is a Building Surveyor with wide range of experience spanning over 30 years. Paul's experience is mainly focused in building project work for both the public sector and private clients having successful completed a variety projects in various sectors including Housing, Leisure, health, commercial and education
His involvement in the building process is generally from inception to completion i.e. prepare feasibility reports, prepare contract documents and being heavily involved in the whole design process. Fulfil the role of contract administrator post contract, negotiation and agreeing final accounts
George has a wealth of experience within the public and private sectors, spanning over 35 years. He has both a BA (Hons) and BArch (Hons) in architecture as well as being a member of the RIBA. George’s main assists lie within architecture, architectural photography, production drawings and education. He has personally dealt with several projects of value up to £3 million each. Before joining Capital, George owned and ran a multi-disciplinary architectural practice in the UK (until 1994), and in Cyprus (until 2006).
Dale has over 10 years’ experience working within both private and public multi-disciplinary architectural practices. Dale graduated from university with a BSc (Hons) in Architectural Technology and since has advanced his abilities in architectural design, contract administration and partnership management. Dale has extensive knowledge within the social housing sector, working closely with housing clients to plan and implement large scale investment programmes. He also works within the education sector managing refurbishment works to academy’s and schools.
Jerome has previously secured a BA in Architecture and since has been refining his skills in feasibility, planning applications, architectural design and construction detailing. Following this Jerome has spent 17 years in the construction industry, predominantly working for private practices in the luxury housing sector. He has also extensive experience in social housing and public sector work such as schools. Jerome has most recently fulfilled a position in a private London practice working on numerous large scale residential housing schemes.
Graduate Quantity Surveyor
Anthony recently joined Capital from working as a contractor side Quantity Surveyor. Anthony is now gaining valuable experience working client side, developing early costs plans and building Capital's cost database. Anthony is working towards becoming a Chartered Quantity Surveyor