Ian is both a Chartered Building Surveyor and Chartered Project Management Surveyor with over 30 years of experience in commercial property and construction.
Prior to joining Ryden at the beginning of 2019, Ian established and led the Manchester and Liverpool offices of specialist Project and Building Consultancy, Trident, for twelve years. Also, taking a national lead on Technical Due Diligence. Prior to this he had senior roles at CNP and Chesterton in Manchester.
Consequently, Ian has a wide spectrum of experience in commercial building surveying and project management activities, encompassing technical due diligence and acquisition advice, dilapidations, building refurbishment and alterations, new build, and development monitoring.
Project management and contract administration of new build, refurbishment and alteration contracts including projects for ADT Fire & Security, Decathlon, Costa Coffee, UBS, CBRE Global Investors, QVC, Dunedin and M7 Real Estate.
Due diligence and technical building surveys for all types of commercial property including large portfolio acquisitions, ranging from large shopping centres and retail parks to offices and industrial estates and distribution warehouses, including strategic advice to institutional clients, investors and occupiers.
Advising both Landlords and Tenants including assessment of potential liabilities and strategy.
Project monitoring of both new build and conversion projects on behalf of funders, purchasers or occupiers.
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