Multi Academy Trust, the Elliot Foundation, Appoints RLB UK as Technical Property Advisor
February 24, 2020.
RLB UK has been appointed by the Elliot Foundation Academies Trust, one of the UK’s most successful charitable multi-academy trusts specialising in primary academies, as its sole Technical Property Advisor.
The Elliott Foundation consists of 28 primary academies located in three regional clusters across the UK in the West Midlands, North London and East Anglia. As part of its role, RLB UK will provide a range of services across the Trust’s estate of schools including building surveying, mechanical and electrical systems, condition surveys, technical advice and statutory compliance consultancy services.
Trish Martin, Estates Director, The Elliot Foundation Academies Trust, comments: “The Elliot Foundation Academies Trust is delighted to have appointed RLB as our strategic technical property advisor, supporting all of our academies across the three regions. We look forward to working with the team at RLB to help us to deliver real improvements to the school estate and create great learning environments for all children in the Trust”.
Stephen Scott, Partner – National Head of Education at RLB, says: “Being appointed by the Elliot Foundation as its Technical Property Advisor is of great pride for the RLB Education team. We are very excited to support the Trust in the management of its growing estate to ensure it delivers the best outcome for each school in its primary academy chain against a backdrop of the fast-changing education sector.”
Tony Kinsella, Associate and framework lead at RLB, adds: “We are already on site with a number of projects in the Midlands and North London and we are really looking forward to working with the team and all Elliot Foundation schools.”
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