Meet the team

When we say partner led, that’s not just a name on the documentation, that’s our boots on your site

Mark Bickle

Mark Bickle

Senior Partner

With over 35 years in the industry and our Senior Partner for the last couple of years, Mark goes way back with the practice.

Paul Douglas

Paul Douglas

Partner

Paul works on many of our flagship housing projects, including those utilising the latest sustainable and carbon neutral technologies in homes and commercial settings.

Matthew Twigger

Matthew Twigger

Partner

Matthew commenced his career with a Main Contractor before joining the practice in 1999. He is a highly experienced Employer’s Agent, Project Manager and QS across all sectors.

Nigel Slack

Nigel Slack

Partner

Nigel’s experience as a Quantity Surveyor is second to none. He has steered through so many projects, he knows how much a job should cost by instinct.

Stephen Brigg

Stephen Brigg

Partner

Stephen is Partner in charge of our Quantity Surveying team. He joined the Practice in 1987, being appointed Associate in 1990 and Partner in 1996.

Malcolm Ramsden

Malcolm Ramsden

Consultant

Consultant, MRICS with over 45 years of experience in private practice. His areas of expertise are Cost Planning, Pre-Contract Services and Client liaison

Matthew Parry

Matthew Parry

QUANTITY SURVEYOR/PROJECT MANAGER

Matthew completed a Masters in Quantity Surveying from the University College of Estate Management in 2017 and is now working towards joining the RICS. He has experience working within the healthcare sector with a focus on cash flow management and project programming. Outside of work Matthew enjoys playing squash and is also an avid Bradford City supporter.

Tracey Shaw

Tracey Shaw

OFFICE MANAGER

Tracey joined the practice in 1979. Her main responsibilities include the day-to-day management of the company accounts, employee payroll and invoicing, together with general administrative duties.
Away from the office, Tracey enjoys walking and City Breaks.

Steph Cummins

Steph Cummins

SECRETARY

Steph joined the company in 1999 and offers a friendly welcome to guests at reception as well as when directing calls. Steph’s role involves typing correspondence/dictation, arranging meetings, maintaining the website, producing Tender and Contract Documents as well as updating the company’s technical libraries and documents/templates.
Out of the office Steph can usually be found crafting in some form or another.

Les Allinson

Les Allinson

General Assistant

Les joined the company in 2000 after leaving British Telecommunications plc. His duties are of a general support role to the rest of the team and maintaining the partnership's paper archive.
His interests include fly fishing and the history and development of the Scottish whisky industry.