RLB UK Partner Rebecca Best appointed to Management Board of global professional body

May 6, 2020.

RLB UK Partner Rebecca Best appointed to Management Board of global professional body

RLB UK Partner, Rebecca Best has been acknowledged within the industry through her appointment to the prestigious RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) Management Board.

Rebecca, a Fellow of RICS adds value to the Board through her experience in the industry and the knowledge and insight she has gained via the roles she has held within the professional body.  Until the beginning of 2020, Rebecca held a seat on RICS Global Governing Council and has undertaken many roles within the institution including Chair of the RICS Matrics UK Board, Chair of the RICS Greater Manchester QS Professional body and was an elected member of the RICS UK and Ireland World Regional Board.  She is particularly passionate about the future of the industry, promoting careers and encouraging diversity and inclusion within the built and natural environment.

Commenting on the appointment, Rebecca said: “The work RICS accomplishes in shaping our industry is incredibly important and I am really delighted to be continuing to collaborate in this new role.  This appointment also demonstrates the culture that runs through RLB, encouraging and enabling colleagues to work with industry bodies; taking on active roles to really make a difference.”

The Management Board’s remit is to direct RICS affairs under delegated authority from the Governing Council, playing a key role in developing the professional body’s rolling business plan and holding the organisation accountable for performance and strategic risk.  The Management Board which includes the RICS Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer, is a smaller contingent of the RICS Governance Structure facilitating agility in its approach.

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