Fergus Harradence

Deputy Director for Construction, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Fergus Harradence leads for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on sponsorship of the construction sector.

Since joining the Civil Service in 2000, he has worked in a number of departments in a range of economic policy roles, including trade policy, export promotion, innovation and corporate tax. His current responsibilities include BEIS’ policies to help improve the performance of the construction sector, the Department’s contribution to the Government’s house-building ambitions, and its relationship with the Construction Leadership Council.

Lead on Supply Chain and Business Models

Ann Bentley

Global Board Director at Rider Levett Bucknall
Lead on Communications

Simon Rawlinson

Partner and Head of Strategic Research and Insight team, Arcadis
Mike Caldecott
Lead on Innovation in Buildings

Mike Chaldecott

General Delegate and Regional CEO, Saint-Gobain UK and Ireland

Brian Morrisroe

CEO, Morrisroe Group
Lead on Skills

Mark Reynolds

CEO, Mace Group
Leads on Exports and Trade

Vincent Clancy

Chairman & CEO, Turner & Townsend
Chair, Green Construction Board

David Pinder

CEO, Baxi Heating UK Ltd
Council Co-Chair

Andy Mitchell CBE

CEO, Thames Tideway

Chris Carr

Joint MD, Carr & Carr (Builders) Ltd

Professor Jennifer Whyte

Imperial College London
Council Co-Chair

Nadhim Zahawi MP

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Business and Industry)

David Thomas

Barratt Developments Plc

Nick Smallwood

Chief Executive, Infrastructure and Projects Authority