What Drives Him
Ben has a passion for delivering excellent outcomes in the right way. He draws on a solid technical background and extensive practical experience, applied with enthusiasm and common sense.
Ben strongly believes that planning, structure and process generate the space for creativity, problem-solving & entrepreneurial thinking. Removing unnecessary barriers to performance ensures teams remain engaged and productive. Upholding ethical values and a ‘people-centred’ approach is fundamental to developing positive relationships for sustained success, even in the most challenging situations.
Back Story and Achievements
Ben has undertaken numerous operational roles in the construction industry across various business sectors since qualifying as a civil engineer in 2004. Experiences strongly influenced his focus on leadership, strategy, and design/construction integration at the Georgia Institute of Technology (USA).
Ben has previously worked for Shepherd Construction, Wates & Shepherd Group.
Master’s degree in Civil Engineering with Construction Management
Thought to be junior football’s version of Ted Lasso
He climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in 2009 before proposing to his wife