The strength of Walter Lilly is in its people
Managing Director - FCIOB
34 years with Walter Lilly*
Andrew joined Walter Lilly as a trainee surveyor in 1984. Progressing through surveying and contracts management, he became divisional director of the company’s prestige projects division before taking a seat on the board as surveying director in 2001. He was appointed managing director in 2013. ...
Managing Director (Designate) – MCIOB
20 years with Walter Lilly*
Chris attended Loughborough University between 1998 and 2002 as Walter Lilly’s first sponsored student....
Chris has remained committed to sponsoring a number of students through their courses at Loughborough. He also heads-up staff training and development and encourages young people to enter the industry through day release programmes.
Commercial Director – FCIOB
13 years with Walter Lilly*
Duncan entered the construction industry as a trainee surveyor in 1986, progressing to the role of commercial manager before joining Walter Lilly in 2004. He has been responsible for delivering a wide range of high-value developments in the residential and science sectors. ...
Pre-Construction Director – BSc in Construction
34 years with Walter Lilly*
Andrew joined Walter Lilly as a graduate management trainee in 1984. Progressing through site and contracts management, he joined the board as construction director in 2001. ...
Well-known in the industry for his approachability and strong focus on ensuring the success of projects for all involved, Andrew resumed the role of Pre-construction Director in 2018.
Operations Director – FCIOB
14 years with Walter Lilly*
Shaun entered the construction industry as a trainee quantity surveyor in 1986. He joined Walter Lilly as a senior surveyor in 2004, before being promoted to the role of senior managing surveyor. ...
Operations Director - ICIOB
18 years with Walter Lilly*
After joining the construction industry in 1980, John has spent over 50% of his career at Walter Lilly. Originally joining as a Site Manager, John progressed to the role of Senior Contracts Manager....
His affable nature and commitment to creating a strong team culture has ensured the successful delivery of all projects under his leadership.
*Between them, the board have over 100 years Walter Lilly experience and this is a significant factor in the success of the business.
Over 130 employees of Walter Lilly have an average length of service approaching ten years, which equates to well over 1,000 years of Walter Lilly experience! This fact gives our clients a great source of confidence and differentiates us heavily from our competition.
Note: these figures exclude the construction experience of our staff gained prior to joining Walter Lilly.