Chartered surveyors firm Sanderson Weatherall has strengthened its North East Building Surveying team with three key appointments.
Experienced chartered building surveyor Martin Smith has joined the firm to strengthen its eleven-strong team in the company’s Newcastle office, whilst Kenny Hiles has been promoted to Associate Partner. In Sanderson Weatherall’s Teesside office, Victoria Bollands has also been promoted to Associate Partner.
Associate Partner, Martin has joined Sanderson Weatherall after spending eight years at a competitor in Newcastle, where he developed his specialism in dilapidations negotiations for both landlords and tenants across a range of commercial, industrial, retail and leisure sectors. In addition to Martin’s wealth of experience in general commercial building surveying, he also specialises in party wall matters and pre-acquisition condition surveys.
Chartered Building Surveyor Kenny joined Sanderson Weatherall in 2005 and has a wide variety of experience in commercial building surveying. Kenny is currently involved as Project Manager on a large scale new build commercial development, but also holds vast experience in building and acquisition surveys, quinquennial surveys, condition surveys, construction administration, dilapidations and defects analysis. Kenny is also currently studying towards becoming NEBOSH accredited.
Victoria has worked for Sanderson Weatherall since 2006, achieved RICS Chartered Status in 2011. Victoria has experience in a variety of Building Surveying disciplines, including contract administration , construction health and safety matters, condition surveys, and dilapidations and her appointment strengthens and expands Sanderson Weatherall’s Teesside presence.
Partner, George Penrice said: “With these appointments we have a very strong and experienced team of chartered building surveyors covering all aspects of property. We are constantly reviewing the delivery of our service and Martin’s appointment brings a new dimension to how this is delivered and additional experience and technical competence in construction and property law matters”.
“Kenny and Victoria’s appointment as Associate Partners is also testament to their continued hard work and dedication to providing excellent client service during their time with Sanderson Weatherall”.
Martin said: “I am excited to be taking an integral role with such a dynamic and well respected company as Sanderson Weatherall, who boast the largest team of building surveyors of any company in the North East. The future of the North East property market is looking bright and given the resources and excellent reputation of Sanderson Weatherall I hope that my appointment can help us take advantage of the possibilities that this offers.”
Kenny added: “Sanderson Weatherall have always been a friendly and welcoming company to work for an this is reflected in the manner in which client’s perceive us. My appointment as Associate Partner is reflective of my hard work during my career to ensure that client’s receive the best possible service and I look forward to continuing this in the years to come.”
Victoria said: “I’m very pleased to be joining the Teesside office, in what is an exciting time in the economic recovery. I’m looking forward to spending more time with my Teesside based clients and meeting new clients from the area. Sanderson Weatherall has always been well respected in the Teesside market and I hope my appointment with assist in growing our building surveying presence here.”