Meet the Team
Terry specialises in executive profiling (for selection and development), executive coaching, leadership development, sustainability, team building, employee engagement and workshop facilitation. He began his career at AMEC and then Costain performing a variety of roles from bidding through to project management. After leading a culture change programme Terry retrained as a Business psychologist then worked for consultancies across multiple industries.
Lefty specialises in project alliancing, strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions, corporate turnarounds, organisational restructuring, debt restructuring, and organisational efficiency. Rising from trainee to Project Manager at Wimpey PLC he delivered challenging complex contracts. Since then he has been appointed to senior level positions globally taking the roles of Managing Director and CEO in major construction and engineering companies.
Graham specialises in crisis management, internal communications, branding, media training and strategic planning. After a career in journalism he took responsibility for communications with John Laing PLC before becoming Communications Director with Costain Group PLC. Graham was brought into Costain when the Company had suffered major losses and had ceased to trade on the London Stock Exchange.
Kate specialises in tendering, estimating, cost planning and value engineering. She started her career working for Higgs and Hill as an Apprentice Estimator and gained site experience as Assistant Foreman. Since then she has worked for John Mowlem, RG Group and Baxall Construction. Kate has priced and secured a wide range of construction projects from royal palaces to prisons, schools to crematoria and tidal dock repairs to underground concrete bunkers.
Norman specialises in financial planning, management of financial risks, and financial reporting as well as analysing the company's financial strengths and weaknesses and proposing corrective actions. He is an experienced Finance Director and CEO who has spent his working life in the engineering and construction sector, both in the UK and overseas.
Philip specialises in commercial audits and forecasting, debt recovery, cash management, claim management, contractual reviews, supply chain matters, final account settlement, negotiation of head contract terms as well as implementing commercial policy, procedures and infrastructure. He started as a sponsored undergraduate with George Wimpey in 1989 and progressed to hold directorships with Imtech Engineering Services and M+W Israel.
Helen specialises in enabling businesses to improve their reputation and increase the Corporate Responsibility. She has been, until recently, a member of faculty at Henley Business School (HBS), University of Reading.
Mike specialises in leadership development, organisational change and sustainability. He has a passion for helping individuals, teams and organisations create and move into the future through focused attention, deep understanding and practical, creative action.
Isabel specialises in bid management and bid writing primarily in the defence, rail and road construction sectors. She takes time to understand the business context and customer-focused themes and is practiced at merging them into responses to bids, whether on small commercial contracts or for complex, high value critical national infrastructure. She is security cleared (SC) and a Fellow of the Association of Bid & Proposal Management Professionals.