Winvic’s leadership team is responsible for every aspect of project delivery and lifecycle from pre-construction through to handover and aftercare.

The team liaises closely with the Board and is in place to implement the business’ strategic aims whilst being hands on with schemes and key communicators with clients and end-users.

Glyn Allen, Surveying Director (Industrial / Commercial)

Craig Benham, Construction Director (Industrial / Commercial)

Rob Bull, Construction Director (Industrial / Commercial)

Danny Cross, Business Development Director

Graham Furie, Pre-Construction Director (Civils & Infrastructure)

Martin Giles, Pre-Construction Director

Russell Keene, Estimating Director

Dave Markie, Surveying Director (Multi-room / Retail)

James Mandley, Construction Director (Industrial / Commercial) 

Finbarr O’Brien, Surveying Director (Civils & Infrastructure)

Sean O’Neill, Surveying Director (Industrial / Commercial)

Mark Sanderson, Design Director (Industrial / Commercial)

Ben Shearman, Construction Director (Industrial / Commercial)

David Simpson, Surveying Director (Industrial / Commercial)

Mark Skelton, Contracts Director (Civils & Infrastructure)

Dale Smith, Surveying Director (Industrial / Commercial)

Arun Thaneja, Technical Services and Sustainability Director


Responsible for day to day leadership and operational management of the core business, Winvic Construction Ltd’s Board develops and executes the company strategy and defines its construction priorities.  Overseeing the status and progress of Winvic Construction and its objectives to ensure successful achievement of results, are:

Chris Allsopp, Commercial Director

Richard Butler, Operations Director

Rob Cook, Director – Civils & Infrastructure 

Simon Girardier, Chairman of Winvic Group

Ian Goodhead, HSEQ Director

Simon Hunt, Managing Director of Winvic Group

Mark Jones, Director – Multi-room

Danny Nelson, Director – Industrial, Distribution & Logistics

Heather Ratcliffe, Finance Director Construction

Tim Reeve, Technical Director

David Ward, Managing Director


Winvic Group Ltd’s Board is responsible for corporate governance, which is the practices and processes by which the company is directed and controlled. The values and rules are set in place by the Board, which comprises:

Richard Butler, Operations Director

Simon Girardier, Chairman

Simon Hunt, Managing Director

David Ward, Executive Director

Currently Winvic employs over 400 members of staff in a wide range of roles, based out on sites, in our Northamptonshire head office and in jobs that require a mix of both.

There are nearly always gap-year students learning their craft with us, we guide graduates, people are always moving up the ranks or training in new areas, and our most experienced employee has over 40 years in the industry.

We’re happy to shout about our enviable staff retention rate, so if you’d like to know more about joining the Winvic team, please visit our careers pages.