About

Founded in September 1998, Trident currently employs more than 100 staff across 11 offices in the UK and Ireland, enabling us to deliver sound, reliable advice on a national scale from a solid base of qualified and experienced surveyors.

We get to know our clients, their buildings, requirements and expectations. Ultimately, our collective approach is key in providing the best service and develop long-term relationships, which we value above all else.

Meet the Directors



Darren Kemp

Associate Director

Darren Kemp

Associate Director

Darren is the head of our cost consultancy team, providing day-to-day support to our dynamic team as well as instructing businesses on cost management activities, in a range of sectors.

Paul Brownsell

Director

Paul Brownsell

Director

Paul joined Trident in 2019 to work within the West End team, growing the workload and reputation of the office.

Danny McEvoy

Associate Director

Danny McEvoy

Associate Director

Danny rejoined Trident in 2019 to run the Liverpool office, after a few years away. His work ranges from project management to dilapidations, whilst supporting his expanding team.

Gary Powell

Executive Director

Gary Powell

Executive Director

Gary has spent his career working in large international organisations, focusing on building surveying. Joining Trident in 2018, Gary is a director of building surveying, as well as the head of client services.

Pete Ewbank

Senior Associate Director

Pete Ewbank

Senior Associate Director

Having joined the Manchester office in 2018, Pete is now heading the team whose work ranges from refurbishments to project monitoring activities.

Daniel Wade

Director

Daniel Wade

Director

Our director Daniel is based in our London City office and manages our Rights of Light service. He has over 20 years experience in this field and has conducted a variety of high-profile cases for domestic and international clients.

David Juniper

Director

David Juniper

Director

David instructs extensively on Project Management and Contract Administration work, including the refurbishing and remodelling within the office, retail, transport, medical and residential property sectors.

Darron Owen

Executive Director

Darron Owen

Executive Director

Darron has over 25 years’ experience in the industry, and has been the Birmingham director since 2016. He is an expert on all aspects of consultancy advice, particularly in the project management and commercial property fields.

Freddie Millar

Director

Freddie Millar

Director

Our Dublin director Freddie specialises in Project Management as well as working on residential projects. He supports the team in Ireland in Project Monitoring, General Professional Advice and Assigned Certifier services.

Daniel Brooks-Dowsett

Executive Director

Daniel Brooks-Dowsett

Executive Director

Daniel is the director of our Bristol office, having joined Trident in 2015. He has extensive experience in all aspects of Building Surveying and Project Management, guiding his team in both the private and public sectors.

Peter Fortune

Director

Peter Fortune

Director

Peter became director of the Edinburgh office in 2018, where he manages the daily workload within their team. Peter’s specialist skills include technical due diligence surveys, development monitoring, project management and dilapidations.

Scott Young

Executive Director

Scott Young

Executive Director

Based in our Glasgow office, our executive director Scott has over 25 years of experience in the business, covering a variety of instructions for clients in all sectors and industries.

Trevor Dowd

Executive Director

Trevor Dowd

Executive Director

As one of the founding partners, Trevor has considerable experience in the majority of services that Trident offer, and particularly Project Management, technical due diligence, CDM Principal Designer services, conservation work and dilapidations.

Keith Richards

Executive Director

Keith Richards

Executive Director

Keith specialises in providing project management and project monitoring services as well as pre-acquisition advice. Keith has wide ranging experience of commercial building surveying roles in public and private sectors.

Daniel Roe

Executive Director

Daniel Roe

Executive Director

Dan has experience in a wide range of building consultancy advice from working on commercial, industrial, retail and residential premises. His particular expertise is in the delivery of building contract work and due diligence surveys.

Matthew Clare

Executive Director

Matthew Clare

Executive Director

Matt is one of the three founding partners of Trident. He has extensive experience of contract administration, project management and technical due diligence on a variety of properties across England and Wales.

Trident Building Consultancy

1713 total number of clients

Trident Building Consultancy

1055 total number of projects in 2018

Trident Building Consultancy

105 staff

Trident Building Consultancy

11 offices in the UK and Ireland

Trident Building Consultancy

21 years in business

Trident Building Consultancy

78 total number of professional staff

Our Accreditations

  • RICS
  • ISO 14001
  • ISO 9001
  • Investors in People - Silver
  • Cyber Essentials Plus
  • UK Green Building Council
  • Carbon Neutral Status
  • APS Corporate Membership
  • Fire Protection Association

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