our team


Dave Percy


David is a chartered building surveyor and has extensive experience in successfully advising upon and developing property related opportunities across a wide range of sectors. David specialises in space utilisation planning, re-modelling and phasing of complex projects, predominantly within occupied premises.

David brings experience of working within complex Healthcare environments ranging from local community care facilities to complex hospital sites. Being an expert in his field, he recognises that understanding his client's organisational structure is as important as the buildings themselves. By combining an in-depth knowledge of both, he has a proven track record in delivering successful and punctual high impact improvements within very challenging environments.

Liz Moore

Fanny Paupardin


Fanny is our Project Portfolio Manager. Her role is to ensure that our clients receive a smooth, seamless, and consistent level of service on each and every project. Experienced in a wide range of management and customer-facing roles, Fanny has an established reputation for delivery of an exceptional level of customer care.

Fanny will help you to bring your visions to life from the outset and throughout the lifetime of the project, whilst ensuring all involved are kept informed of any updates and changes.

Having recently worked for a medium sized contractor, Fanny is also key to managing our portfolio of trusted Contractors who are crucial to us delivering successful outcomes for our valued clients.

Hayley Clarke

Hayley Clarke


Hayley is an experienced credit controller with extensive knowledge in the construction sector.

Hayley’s role at UDC is to manage the office and staff and to assist the professional team in their day to day duties.

Frank Cowan

Frank Cowan


Frank has previously worked for Local Authority and Private Sector Clients as a Quantity Surveyor, Project Manager and Management Consultant. Frank joined UDC in March of 2018 as a contractor and in Spring 2019 joined as a permanent member of the team.

Experience includes new build, maintenance and refurbishment, grounds maintenance, and waste management. Contract form experience includes bespoke contracts and JCT suite. Frank has a particular interest in the NEC form of contract.

As a Graduate of Salford University, Frank holds an MSc in Managing Information Technology in Construction and a BSc in Quantity Surveying. Frank works within the Commercial Team providing support to David Percy and the Design Team.


Mike Deacon


Mike is an experienced site surveyor who specialises in site inspections, measured and condition surveys and specialist investigations.

Mike is an integral part of the UDC team and ensures that high standards that we strive for in the office are continued onto site throughout the project lifespan.

Howard Russell

Howard Russell


Howard is an experienced site surveyor who specialises in site inspections, measured and condition surveys and specialist investigations.

Howard works in partnership with his colleague Mike, to ensure that our high standards are adhered on site throughout a project’s lifespan.

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Marta Madej


Marta is a multi-skilled individual, having a degree in project management together with a vast array of qualifications in administration as well as a NEBOSH.

Having a close eye to detail and being keen on Health, Safety & Wellbeing together with Quality Assurance, Marta’s role is to support the team in the production of Health & Safety related documents, together with our External Health & Safety Consultants.

Marta works remotely from her residence in Poland ensuring our team are kept safe at all times with well-presented information in an accessible format. Marta is also on hand to provide support and guidance to our on-site teams.

Ash Howlett

Ashley Howlett


Ashley is our Project Support Officer. Ash's role is to assist the management team and to support clients, ensuring they remain updated and satisfied with progress throughout each project.

A recent graduate he also has extensive experience in the construction industry, working with gas engineers, electrical contractors and industrial roofers for over 5 years. Ash is hard-working who always aims to give his best to the projects he is working on and provide excellent service to clients.

BPA Logo Health & Safety Consultants to UDC



BPA are our retained external Health & Safety Provider, tasked with challenging us to strive for best practice and able to independently audit our work on a regular basis. In addition, BPA act as our Responsible Persons, having the right highly skilled and qualified persons to support us across our range of sectors.

BPA support our Health & Safety team with specific guidance, regular industry updates and interim and annual reviews together with ‘spot checks’ of our processes and record keeping. Together with our expert in-house team, we believe we have the right balance of close integrated provision and external / independent auditing to provide our clients with the best possible service delivery on Health & Safety Matters. In addition, BPA ‘step in’ when specific / bespoke tasks require a particular discipline / qualification to ensure we are able to deliver comprehensively for our valued clients.





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