Meet the AG Surveying team
Bio: Anthony is a qualified Quantity Surveyor with over 12 years' experience in cost managing large and small building and civil engineering projects, ensuring all works are procured and delivered within budget.
Strengths: Procurement and subcontract account management.
Superpower: Patience… especially when suffering through 4 hours of misery on the golf course.
Weaknesses: Seemingly believing that there are more than 24 hours in each day when it comes to workload management.
Super-flaw: The aforementioned lack of golfing ability despite spending an unhealthy amount of time at the driving range.
Bio: Greg is a highly driven Surveyor and Commercial Manager with 14 years’ experience of working on technically challenging projects within the construction industry.
His experience working within Consultancy, Subcontractor and Main Contractor environments has equipped Greg with a multi-faceted view of the opportunities and risks pursued and managed by different stakeholders.
Strengths: Attention to detail and the ability to easily identify risks and opportunities.
Superpower: Ability to eat most things in dangerously large volumes.
Weaknesses: I think everything should be done on Microsoft Excel.
Super-flaw: My wife says I don't listen... apparently.
Bio: Dan has a degree in Civil Engineering and over 4 years’ experience as a Quantity Surveyor, working on everything from small projects for a marble contractor to large projects for London Underground. It's Dan's job to make sure that every project is carried out within budget and that the client is always getting good value for their money.
Strengths: My unbridled enthusiasm to crack on with things (I try really hard with everything I do) and excellent problem solving abilities.
Superpower: I’m pretty good at jumping off buildings - genuinely.
Weaknesses: Underestimating the amount of time some tasks take.
Super-flaw: Being able to say no when people ask me for help.
Quantity Surveyor & Estimator
Bio: Originally from Dominican Republic, Luis began his career as a Civil Engineer and subsequently worked for 2 years on several construction projects in this role. After moving to the UK to study, Luis decided to pursue a career in Quantity Surveying and hasn't looked back. Luis brings a great deal of technical knowledge to the AG Surveying team and has since been involved in surveying and estimating for numerous large and small building projects.
Strengths: Being a perfectionist and attention to detail.
Superpower: Certified Merengue and Bachata dancer. I'm also a really good Spanish speaker.
Weaknesses: Too much of a perfectionist at times. I also cant stop singing Feliz Navidad regardless of the time of the year.
Super-flaw: Too sensitive and I can take things too personally.
Assistant Quantity Surveyor & Estimator
Bio: Gabriel possesses an MSc in Construction Project Management and over 4 years experience of managing residential and commercial developments, including hotels, hospitals and fit-out projects. Results driven and self motivated, he is always looking for a way to improve cost and times frames.
Strengths: Strong work ethic and a proactive person - I'm always looking for opportunities to improve my work.
Superpower: Friends and family consider me to be a great cook.
Weaknesses: My colleagues say I talk too much but when I'm quiet they make me talk. Their weakness or mine? You decide.
Super-flaw: My girlfriend says I make a lot of corny jokes...
Assistant Quantity Surveyor & Estimator
Bio: Alexandra is a Graduate Member of the Charted Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx). She has decided to change the direction of her career from law to Quantity Surveying in construction. She lives with her husband and daughter in Royston, Hertfordshire.
Strengths: Extremely organised with good attention to detail.
Superpower: As a mum to a young child I have an amazing ability to function on not a lot of sleep.
Weaknesses: When I’m focused on what I’m doing I zone out to the office around me so I often have to ask colleagues to repeat themselves. Also, I apologise far to much – sorry.
Super-flaw: I’m such a worrier.