Industry Sponsors and Young Ambassadors

Industry Sponsors

Working closely with the CLC Co-Chair, Deputy Co-Chair, Workstream groups and Department for Business and Trade officials, the Industry Sponsors lead, oversee and act as the industry spokesperson their respective workstreams.

Karl Whiteman

Building Safety Industry Sponsor Divisional Managing Director, Berkeley Group

Nick Roberts

People and Skills Industry Sponsor Chief Executive, Travis Perkins plc

Matt Palmer

Net Zero and Biodiversity Industry Sponsor Programme Director, Lower Thames Crossing

Matt Palmer is an executive director at national highways which is overseeing the construction of the lower Thames crossing. Matt has some 30 years’ experience including leading roles in design, project and programme management and business change. Having worked for client, consulting and delivery organisations, Matt has a successful track record as a senior executive and leader across a range of major organisations and investment programmes both in the UK and internationally.

Isabel Coman

Next Generation Delivery Industry Sponsor Director Engineering and Asset Strategy, TfL

Young Ambassadors

Each Young Ambassador inputs into and influences CLC policy development, independently delivering specific projects whilst communicating to a wider audience thorough their established social media and professional body networks. 

Madeleine Coman

Building Safety Young Ambassador, Laing O’Rourke

Lydia McGuiness

People & Skills Young Ambassador, Wates

Hollie Rowlands

Next Generation Delivery Young Ambassador, BSI

Mila Duncheva

Next Generation Delivery Young Ambassador, Stora Enso

Micheala Chan

Net Zero & Biodiversity Young Ambassador, Arcadis