Nottingham-based Guy Barwell has been appointed Associate Director at Concertus Design & Property Consultants and will be based in the company’s East Midlands offices.
Guy, who is part of the RICS East Midlands Board, has over 20 years of experience in the construction industry and has played a vital role in delivering projects for numerous County, Borough, and District Councils in the East Midlands region. Before joining Concertus, Guy was leading professional services teams for Gateley Vinden as a Managing Consultant, where he oversaw all commercial aspects of commissions and projects including governance and fee management, job costings, resource requirements, and inter-trading. Guy has extensive experience in building surveying and is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, the Chartered Institute of Building, and the Chartered Association of Building Engineers.
Guy’s focus now will be to manage the positive relationship Concertus has with Derbyshire County Council, as well as leading the surveying and project management teams in the Matlock offices.
He said: “I’m thrilled to be joining Concertus Design & Property Consultants. When the opportunity was presented to me, it was extremely difficult to resist – the business has a great and still growing reputation in Derbyshire and the East Midlands. It was a journey I wanted to be a part of.”
“With so many exciting projects currently underway, and on the horizon, it’s an extremely exciting time to join the company. I’m also looking forward to passing on my knowledge and experience to the team here. I can’t wait to see us go from strength to strength.”
Kirk Schartau, Operations Director, said: “Guy has been at the forefront of construction projects for many years in the East Midlands and has delivered projects and surveys across the whole of the UK on various commissions across sectors such as education, commercial, residential, banking, insurance, and healthcare.”
“He is well known in the area and has a proven track record of successfully and efficiently delivering projects to an incredibly high standard. He brings with him his remarkable knowledge of the area and fantastic experience in being able to build prosperous relationships. He will be instrumental in the next part of our journey as we look to continue to build on the already growing reputation of the company in the East Midlands.”