Andrew has over 30 years’ experience in the construction and engineering field. He started his career as a Mechanical and Engineering Draughtsman before joining Carter Jonas in 1989 when he transferred those skills to the Architectural drawing board. During that period he studied the College of Estate Management Diploma in Building Surveying . He is now a Chartered Building Surveyor and a Fellow Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
He joined Ryden in 1999 and is Head of Ryden’s Project & Building Consultancy Group across the UK.
Andrew is based in our Leeds and London offices and provides development consultancy, building surveying and project management services to clients across the UK with specialist sectoral experience in hotels, offices and industrial property.
Project management and contract administration services of various new build, refurbishment and fit out contracts ( £50k - £8m), including projects for British Wool, Student Loans, Paramount Hotels, Q Hotels, GLH Hotels, Kew Green Hotels, Torque Logistics and Industrials UK LLP.
Building surveys and due diligence for all types of commercial properties ranging from industrial estates to hotels.
Acting & settling claims for both landlord & tenants ranging from £20k to £2m including experience in providing expert evidence in court.
Monitoring development projects on behalf of major lending institutions including industrial, residential and commercial schemes ranging from £250k to £15m
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