Tony Welland MaPS
Tony Welland is the New Business Director of the company and is responsible for developing relationships with new and existing clients. He takes a lead role at the inception of projects seeing them through the feasibility stage and then during the construction phase.
Starting his career in 1979 with architects, Ruddle Wilkinson, he moved to East Cambridgeshire District Council in 1986 heading up the in-house design team followed by 10 years with Hereward Housing Association (now part of the Sanctuary Group) prior to becoming a founder member of the company.
Tony is very well known in the affordable housing field and has considerable knowledge and expertise of the sector and the promotion of development opportunities with housing associations, landowners and local authorities.
Tony is also a member of the Association of Project Safety.
Kim Brown BSc (Hons) MRICS
Kim Brown is a chartered quantity surveyor and has wide experience of the construction industry particularly in affordable housing sector and undertakes the roles of; Quantity Surveyor, Cost Consultant, Employer’s Agent, Partnering Advisor and Development Consultant.
She started her career in quantity surveying in 1989 with East Cambridgeshire District Council. In 1992 she moved to Hereward Housing Association heading the surveying department prior to becoming a founder member of the company. Kim became chartered in 1995.
Kim is the company secretary and manages all the financial and legal aspects of the business. She is also a qualified Code for Sustainable Homes assessor.
Paul Dunthorne Dip.Bldg.Cons (RICS)
Paul Dunthorne heads the architectural team and is responsible for developing projects from inception to planning approval and then through the construction phase.
He started his career in 1986 with chartered surveyors and land agents, Smith Woolley. He moved to East Cambridgeshire District in 1988 and then on to Hereward Housing with Tony and Kim. He has worked with conservation architects Donald Insall Associates and is a founder member of the company.
He has experience across a wide variety of work particularly in the affordable housing field but also in conservation / historic building; industrial; commercial and civic projects.