A full member of both the Chartered Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Chartered Institute of Builders, Mike has the proven skillset to provide a high-level of professional advice on matters concerning building design, construction, maintenance, refurbishment and restoration.

Before moving to New Zealand, Mike was employed by a number of property consultants in the south of England working with numerous types of clients from individual homeowners through to large national organisations.

With a particular interest in project management, Mike is comfortable leading from the front as the main contact and project team lead, liaising with numerous stakeholders including the client representatives, the project team and the contractor. Mike regularly performs the duties of project manager, employer’s agent and contract administrator.

Covering the entire duration of a project, Mike is able to provide a one-stop-shop, acting as client lead and main point of contact from the initial briefing meeting with the client representatives, through the development of the design, compiling of the contract documentation, overseeing the construction phase and the administration of the contract itself all through to the end of the defects liability/maintenance period.

Mike is also efficient in providing defect diagnostic reporting to establish the causes of failure in buildings whether they be weathertightness related or due to other defects.

Mike is a highly experienced Building Surveyor with outstanding proactive organisational, planning and project management skills. He is prepared to take ownership and responsibility and provide representation at the highest level. He is driven by seeing projects through from conception to completion and takes pride in seeing the tangible results of his work. He also enjoys the diverse nature of building surveying work where every day is different and new challenges are set.

Mike is regularly appointed by both clients and main contractors to provide quality monitoring duties.

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Surveying Practice (College of Estate Management, UK)
  • Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
  • Corporate Member of the Chartered Institute of Builders (MCIOB)
  • Higher National Diploma in Building Studies
  • Ordinary National Certificate in Building Studies.