In 2019, the Gelder Group merged its Facilities Maintenance and Building and Major Contracts Divisions into one ‘Commercial Division’, reporting in to Construction Director Dave Gladwin.
The newly formed division enjoyed both a strong finish to 2019, along with a very strong ‘pre-coronavirus’ start to 2020, with 18 framework wins and £10m of new orders. As the UK then headed into lockdown, the Division was chosen to deliver several emergency projects for various local authorities, supermarkets and for United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust.
As focus turns to exiting lockdown, new ways of working and practices, it was felt that now is the right time to put in place and announce our new team.
On the announcement, Construction Director Dave Gladwin comments “Our new Commercial Leadership Team has been selected on the basis of their market knowledge, their ability to inspire their teams and the fact they all carry out their duties with our company’s ‘Can Do’ attitude, skills that we feel will be the most important post Covid-19 leadership requirements. So, after careful consideration we are delighted to announce our new Commercial Division Leadership Team, consisting of……”
Joe Allmond – Commercial Manager
Iain Cameron – Senior Estimator
John Ellerker – Senior Quantity Surveyor
Kate Brown – Office Manager