Directors:

Graham Kinnear

BSc(Hons), CBuildE, MCABE, MCIOB, AssocRICS, ACIArb, FFPWS, FIPWS, MPWAc, MGIS, MRPSA, MITOL, MIFSM, DipDEA, DipGDA, MlnstDEA, CertDOCEA, CPEA, CRLM, FPCS, FPC, MLIA(Dip), CeMAP, AIRPM.

Graham was educated at Eltham College, London and De Montfort University where he studied Land Management. He is a Chartered Building Engineer, Chartered Construction Manager and an Associate of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Additionally he is a Fellow of both the Faculty of Party Wall Surveyors and the Institute of Party Wall Surveyors, Member of the Party Wall Academy, Member of the Guild of Incorporated Surveyors as well as being an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. He undertakes Building surveys, party wall matters (including acting as the Third Surveyor), energy surveys, project management, fire risk assessments and property dispute resolution. Graham also provides training to letting and Estate Agents following his 20 years and 8 national awards in that industry prior to surveying.

Associates:

Andrew Bird

BA(Hons), MFPWS

Andrew was educated at Leek and Buxton College, followed by Staffordshire University where he studied Business Management, graduating with Honours. He is a Member of the Faculty of Party Wall Surveyors and undertakes all Party Wall matters as a qualified Party Wall Surveyor. He is currently working towards becoming an Associate Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Andrew’s previous experience lies within the construction industry and he has worked on many projects including loft conversions, new builds/extensions, property design and re-modelling.

Consultants:

Graham Ford

BSc(Hons), FRICS, FCIArb

Graham Ford is a Chartered Building Surveyor and Chartered Arbitrator and has worked in the construction/surveying industry for over 35 years. He is experienced across the range of building surveying activities although increasingly is involved with alternative dispute resolution work including acting as an Adjudicator, Arbitrator, Expert Determiner, Party Wall and Boundary Surveyor. He also takes instructions as an Expert Witness and has appeared in Court on over 20 occasions to give evidence.

Practice Manager:

Cheryl Murphy

Cheryl Murphy is our Practice Manager and has overall responsibility for the administration functions of the firm. Her role includes Client liaison, the management of the surveyors diaries as well as the book-keeping and HR. Prior to her role at Graham Kinnear Property Consultant, Cheryl was Senior Property Manager at a multi branch Letting Agency. She has worked with Graham since 2011 and is based in our Kent Office.