Whitecross Building Consultancy are specialists in the property industry. Established in 2010, we are an independent Chartered Building Surveying practice with an emphasis on a high standard of service, expertise and experience.
We work throughout the UK and provide specialist building surveying across all sectors of the commercial property industry – Industrial, Office, Retail, Public Sector, Residential, Leisure and Insurance. Whitecross cover the traditional cross section of building surveying work from building surveys to dilapidations, refurbishment, alterations and repair of properties and full contract administration duties along with project management and development monitoring services.
Whether an investor, developer, funder or occupier, our team’s experience enables us to provide solid, reliable and innovative advice. We have the ability to adapt our skills to meet the needs of any situation and have the resources at our disposal in order to deliver even the most challenging of client briefs. We are able to react to clients’ individual requirements, and that is why we act for some of the UK’s leading industry players on exciting and varied projects. We combine the use of modern technology and systems with traditional professional practices, allowing us to provide a fast, reliable and professional service.
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Graeme is the founding director of Whitecross Building Consultancy and has over 20 years experience in the property industry. He is a Chartered Building Surveyor, and provides clients with a full range of surveying and project management services.
He has extensive and varied experience working in the industry, initially whilst at Donaldsons Chartered Surveyors and then at King Sturge LLP where he worked in a commercial role, heading up the successful Building Consultancy team in the Glasgow office.
Graeme’s entrepreneurial flair, sound professional experience and being able to advise on the full scope of building surveying roles from acquisition surveys, landlord and tenant issues to contract administration and project management, enables him to build close client relationships and a mutual understanding of the clients ultimate goal.
Recent experience includes giving acquisition advice including large retail acquisitions, project monitoring, contract administration, CDM coordinator and architectural roles undertaking building surveys, negotiating dilapidations on behalf of landlord & tenant, preparation of insurance reinstatement cost assessments and undertaking large scale planned maintenance schedules.
Graeme is heavily involved with key client accounts and directly responsible for overall project delivery, quality of service and health and safety.
Tel: 0141 332 1552
Mobile: 07771 557284
Robin joined Whitecross from the Building Consultancy team of Jones Lang LaSalle in 2014. He has 15 years experience in a full range of building surveying services and has developed in-depth experience in dilapidations, contract administration, project management, feasibility studies, refurbishment programmes, fit out works, planned preventative programmes and insurance reinstatement assessments.
He has worked within the Industrial, Office, Retail and Leisure Sectors and worked with many of the industry’s key players.
As well as an active member of the British Council for Offices, Robin is a registered member of the Association of Project Safety for CDM Coordinators.
Tel: 0141 332 1552
Mobile: 07967 710756
Having worked alongside both Graeme and Robin in previous employment, Craig has joined Whitecross from the Building Consultancy team at JLL to head up our newly established office in Edinburgh.
He joins with over 15 years of commercial building surveying experience and, in addition to the full range of typical building surveying services, he has built up specialist knowledge and experience in construction health and safety management and is an Incorporated Member of the Association of Project Safety.
With a background predominantly in multi-disciplinary private practice, he has extensive commercial experience within Industrial, Office and Retail sectors. Craig has undertaken significant instructions across a number of leading shopping centres and acted as key client contact for a number of high profile institutional funds.
In addition to servicing client instructions, Craig has a passionate interest in supporting the upcoming generations of new surveyors and acts as an Assessment of Professional Competence Assessor for the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and an Employer Student Mentor for a local university.
Tel: 0131 629 3393
Mobile: 07816 327 044
Claire is the business development director at Whitecross Building Consultancy, having specific responsibility for developing and increasing new business across all sectors.
Claire is a Chartered Surveyor herself and has significant experience as an office agent working for a large national chartered surveying firm for four years. With an agency background, Claire can quickly understand the clients requirements and objectives, while also highlighting the associated benefits of instructing a building surveyor.
Tel: 0141 332 1552
Greg joined Whitecross in October 2017 from Edinburgh City Council where he was a Chartered Surveyor within the Edinburgh Shared Repairs Department.
Greg has over 10 years experience within the industry having worked previously at both the Mackenzie Partnership (now Aecom) and also GLM, a niche building surveying and architecture practice with a focus towards historic buildings and conservation. With experience across a range of sectors, including healthcare, education, industrial, commercial, housing, residential, and leisure & tourism, as well as building conservation, Greg has worked on a number of notable projects throughout Scotland and Abu Dhabi, providing high level building surveying services.
Tel: 0131 629 3393
Mobile: 07766 824966