People

Paul Bennett MRICS-Director

Paul is a Chartered Project Management Surveyor with extensive property and construction experience, including 16 years working as client side project manager for leading regional development companies, Summerfield and Rockeagle. Notable projects include:

  • Atass Headquarters, Exeter
  • Herman Miller, Village Green, Chippenham
  • Bairdwear Factory, Bridgwater
  • FireControl Centre, Taunton
  • Ebbw Vale, Filton Bristol, Wilton Salisbury and Evesham Country Park shopping centres

Pete Rice MRICS – Associate Director

Pete is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor with sound knowledge and over 14 years experience of working within the commercial property sector.

Pete specialises in the preparation of cost plans and the drafting of procurement strategies which include advice on the most appropriate route for contractor selection based on the key client requirements, contract strategy, tendering procedures and programming. Notable projects include:

  • Exeter Library: major refurbishment
  • Rushbrook Centre, Totnes: construction of specialist adult care centre
  • Haven Banks Outdoor Education Centre: new build – specialist climbing facilities
  • Passmore Edwards Centre : refurbishment and extension of grade II
  • Cheriton Fizpaine, Primary School: timber frame construction
  • Community Centre, Totnes
  • Successful CIF bids for Academy Schools, notably Broadclyst CP, Exmouth CC, Ivybridge CC

Stephen Holmes BSc – Assistant Project Manager

Stephen is a graduate from Plymouth University in Civil Engineering and has experience with a Construction Management background.
Stephen’s experience on Major Schemes such as the Lympstone Manor Hotel, Royal Dart Hotel Kingwear and Bristol Temple Meads Station has already proved to be valuable on Ravenslade projects.
Stephen has contributed to the following Ravenslade projects:

  • Savills-Office relocation Fit Out
  • Withycombe Raleigh Primary School-New Four Class Space building
  • Broadclyst Academy Trust- Additional school classrooms
    Stephen is currently working on the Bridgwater Gateway Business Park and also St Margarets Residences for Grenadier Estates.

Lesley Goodman BA(Hons) ACA – Finance Manager

Lesley is an experienced Chartered Accountant and has been working for us since 2013. Lesley is responsible for ensuring that all financial aspects of the company are managed efficiently.