RLB announces new affiliate member of global practice – RLB|SQA
September 1, 2020.
Formal affiliation between Paris based SQA and Rider Levett Bucknall strengthens bond and builds client offering in Europe.
Leading independent construction, property and management consultancy Rider Levett Bucknall announces today that long standing French property consultancy SQA has become a full affiliate member of its global practice and will trade with the name RLB|SQA with immediate effect.
SQA is one of France’s principal cost management, project management and advisory consultancies, also delivering services across Luxembourg and a number of French Overseas Territories. As a founding member of the RLB Euro Alliance network, SQA has been established as a pioneer in the industry in France since 1993, operating on major projects and developing a unique savoir faire.
Andrew Reynolds, Chief Executive at RLB UK and RLB Global Board Member with responsibility for Europe said: “It is with great pleasure that we welcome SQA as an affiliate member of RLB’s global practice. We have worked very closely with Matthieu Lamy and the team for over ten years. This natural next step strengthens that relationship and expands the RLB service for clients across Europe and globally and supports our preparations for the post-Brexit market.”
Matthieu Lamy, Chief Executive Officer, SQA comments: “Becoming an affiliate of RLB’s global practice is of huge significance for our business. The formal association with the RLB global brand will enhance our offer, build our resources and help us to achieve our company’s ambitious growth plans. We are extremely excited to be collaborating more closely and becoming part of the RLB family.”
SQA employs 35 staff and has been part of the RLB Euro Alliance, RLB’s network of 18 partner organisations across Europe, since it was formed in 2010. SQA will be joining other affiliate members of RLB’s global practice which include RLB Pentad in Africa.
Each affiliate member retains its independence whilst accessing RLB resources. It brings its expertise and knowledge of its local market to help grow the firm’s global footprint and service offer for clients.
RLB’s global reach currently covers 123 offices in 44 countries.
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.