RLB appoints new head for FM Consultancy and announces UK Service Leads

February 28, 2017.

RLB appoints new head for FM Consultancy  and announces UK Service Leads

RLB has appointed Facilities Management (FM) specialist, Chris Jeffers, to lead its FM Consultancy Service.

Prior to joining RLB, Chris was Head of Facilities Management Consultancy for Capita Real Estate. Over the last twenty years he has worked in the UK and internationally for a wide range of public, private and third sector clients and is currently deputy chair of the British Institute of Facilities Management, Procurement Special Interest Group.

Andrew Reynolds, Director at RLB, said: ‘We are delighted to welcome Chris as a partner to RLB.  His extensive Facilities Management consultancy knowledge and experience will be a tremendous asset to our customers and our business.

“Chris joins us at an exciting time, he will drive the growth of this expanding Service for RLB. Chris is already leading on a number of projects including advising an NHS Trust and a leading European health and wellbeing club operator.

“Chris’s appointment is one of a number of strategic appointments for our London Head Office. We have also been joined recently by industry specialists Guy Robinson, Project Management Partner; Jiten Chauhan, Quantity Surveying Partner; and Chris Harrington, Building Surveying Partner.

“This is part of an ongoing programme of strengthening our independent consultancy offer to customers. I am also very pleased to announce new leads for RLB UK’s Services as follows: Russell Lloyd, Head of Cost Management; Jo Reynolds, Head of Project and Programme Management; Chris Hartley, Head of Building Surveying and Mark Schumann, Head of Advisory Services (which includes Design Management, Facilities Management Consultancy and Specification Consultancy). These appointments support our global strategy to continually align our business to evolving needs of our customers and markets through strong investment and focus on innovation.”

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With a network that covers the globe and a heritage spanning over two centuries, Rider Levett Bucknall is a leading independent organisation in cost management and quantity surveying, project management and advisory services.

Our achievements are renowned: from the early days of pioneering quantity surveying, to landmark projects such as the Sydney Opera House, HSBC Headquarters Building in Hong Kong, the 2012 London Olympic Games and CityCenter in Las Vegas.

We continue this successful legacy with our dedication to the value, quality and sustainability of the built environment. Our innovative thinking, global reach, and flawless execution push the boundaries. Taking ambitious projects from an idea to reality.