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Property professionals with a commitment to excellence.

We are a highly qualified team of people that combine global expertise with extensive local knowledge and on-the-ground experience that will minimise risk and ensure every client receives the best value for money spent. BCQS provides assurance to clients through professional standards.

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Marsha Boynes
Construction Manager
British Virgin Islands
"I give what is expected, my best."
Marsha Boynes
Marsha Boynes

Construction Manager

Marsha Boynes is a Quantity Surveyor for BCQS International based in the British Virgin Islands. She has over 19 years of experience in the provision of several capacities in the construction industry such as quantity surveying, cost management, construction management and procurement.

Marsha has worked in the public and private sector in both British Virgin Islands and Antigua. Marsha also possesses experience in estimating, cost planning, property reinstatement cost reports, producing tender documents and bills of quantities as well as cost management during construction stage.

CONTACT

+1 (284) 340 1195

LOCATION

British Virgin Islands

EXPERTISE

Quantity Surveying
Procurement
Construction Management
Logistics
Galina Dolbneva
Property and Development Consultant
Dominican Republic
"We come to work as individuals, but together we are a lot more than the sum of our parts. It's great to be a part of a high performing team."
Galina Dolbneva
Galina Dolbneva

Property and Development Consultant

Galina is a property and development consultant for BCQS based in the Dominican Republic. She has been living on the island for ten years and brings over five years of experience in property management and development, and over ten years in management positions. This includes real estate management in the Dominican, the United States and other areas of Latin America. Galina is multilingual and has the ability to oversee the execution of multiple projects with a young, fresh perspective.

Galina graduated with a degree in management and tourism from Kyrgyz University in 2005, and moved to the Dominican Republic after three years of tourism management in Kyrgyzstan and Thailand.

CONTACT

+1 829 741 4747

LOCATION

Dominican Republic

EXPERTISE

Property Consulting
Property Management
Project Management
Kerry-Ann Barnes
Head of Valuations BVI/ Senior Surveyor
British Virgin Islands
"Feed your faith and starve your fears."
Max Lucado
Kerry-Ann Barnes
BSc (Hons), PGDip

Head of Valuations BVI/ Senior Surveyor

Kerry-Ann Barnes is the Head of Valuations/ Senior Valuation Surveyor for BCQS based in the British Virgin Islands. She brings a wealth of experience in the BVI and has over 15 years experience in the profession. Kerry-Ann has a Diploma in Land Economy and Valuation Surveying from the University of Technology, Jamaica, a BSc (Hons) in Estate Management from the University of Reading and a Post Graduate Diploma in Property Development from the Robert Gordon University.

CONTACT

+1 (284) 494 7144

LOCATION

British Virgin Islands

EXPERTISE

Residential Valuations
Commercial Valuations
Leasehold Valuations
Michele Saint-Edmondson
Valuation Surveyor
British Virgin Islands
"You will never experience growth in your comfort zone. Growth requires stretching to reach that desired goal."
Michele Saint-Edmondson
Michele Saint-Edmondson
BSc. Estate Management, Dip. Land Economy and Valuation Surveying

Valuation Surveyor

Michele St. Edmondson is a Valuation Surveyor for BCQS International based in the British Virgin Islands. She has 20 years’ experience in the Public Sector providing Land Administration and Property Management services to various departments within the British Virgin Islands Government. Michele has also worked with the Government of Jamaica in the National Land Agency in senior positions with the Commissioner of Lands Unit and has experience in Land Dispute and Mediation Resolution as well as relevant skill training in GIS technology and LIS Management Systems.

Michelle worked as a Land Consultant engaging in matters related to Stamp Duty and Property Tax Reform, and expert witness in legal cases for compensation and claims. She also worked as a Senior Valuer, Estate Agent, and mortgage brokerage with various public and private sector firms in Jamaica.

CONTACT

+1 (284) 340-9109

LOCATION

British Virgin Islands

EXPERTISE

Valuations and Appraisals
Expert Witness
Chiara Davis
Project Manager/ Senior Quantity Surveyor
Turks & Caicos Islands
"Working in the Caribbean is rooted in diversity, beauty, and rich culture. It has allowed me to grow my career with an unparalleled organisation, while helping the beauty of the Caribbean truly shine through."
Chiara Davis
Chiara Davis
MSc BSc

Project Manager/ Senior Quantity Surveyor

Chiara is a Project Manager & Quantity Surveyor based in the Turks and Caicos Islands. She has twelve years post graduate experience of providing professional quantity surveying, project management and development services to general contractors and private sector clients. Chiara has diverse construction industry experience gained in the Caribbean, particularly Barbados, The OECS, British Virgin Islands and Turks & Caicos.

Chiara has a wide range of construction experience, specifically within the pre and post contract budgets of clients and contractors, contractual responsibilities, project management and quality assurance. She specializes in remote locations, client reporting, contract administration and Employer’s representative roles. Chiara has varied experiences in Commercial, Boutique Hotels and Resorts, luxury residences and specialized buildings.

CONTACT

+1 (649) 232 7650

LOCATION

Turks & Caicos Islands

EXPERTISE

Cost Management
Contract Procurement
Project Monitoring
Juan Camilo Palacios
Project Coordinator
Colombia
“Everything passes, Everything changes, Just do what you think you should do.”
Bob Dylan
Juan Camilo Palacios
CE, M. Arch

Project Coordinator

Juan Camilo Palacios is a Project Coordinator for BCQS International based in Bogotá, Colombia. Juan graduated from Javeriana University as a Civil Engineer before going on to complete a Master of Architecture from the University of Calgary.

Juan has worked on structural designs for buildings, houses, and stadiums and has experience doing graphics, diagrams and 3D modeling in both, engineering and architecture software.

Juan has gained valuable teamwork, problem analysis, architectural design, and decision-making skills through his experience coordinating projects onsite for BCQS, where he was part of a team that delivered buildings that account for more than 25000 sqm. Juan is a hard worker who always puts his best effort into all tasks.

CONTACT

+317 656 3286

LOCATION

Colombia

EXPERTISE

Structural Design
Architectural Design
Project Coordination
Sam Lawton
Associate Director
British Virgin Islands
"The knowledge gained through the diverse nature of the construction industry in the Caribbean has been invaluable to my career progression, from clients, to projects, and the workforce itself."
Sam Lawton
Sam Lawton
BSc (Hons), PgDip, MRICS

Associate Director

Based in the British Virgin Islands, Sam brings over 10 years of experience working in the construction industry across all sectors.

He spent the early part of his career working for main contractors in the UK but made the move to the Caribbean and consultancy at the start of 2015. The experience Sam gained while working for contractors is invaluable in his role providing quantity surveying services to both public and private sector clients.

Specialising in pre-contract and post-contract quantity surveying services he has extensive experience in estimating, cost planning and production of tender documents as well as cost management during construction stage.

Sam holds a BSc in Mathematics, a postgraduate diploma in Construction and is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

CONTACT

+1 (284) 340 3788

LOCATION

British Virgin Islands

EXPERTISE

Quantity Surveying
Cost Management
Insurance claim preparation & settlement
Estimating
Ken A. Callender
Director
Trinidad & Tobago
"I believe in team work and advocate that all team members strive daily by asking themselves what they can do a bit more and better to add value to the organization. Adapting this method myself, enables a healthy and productive work environment which significantly assists in meeting the needs of our clients."
Ken A. Callender
Ken A. Callender
BSc, MRICS

Director

As a Director of BCQS International in Trinidad and Tobago, Ken brings over two decades of valuation services to a wide range of public and private sector clients, within Trinidad and Tobago.

Having set-up and managed BCQS in Trinidad and Tobago since 2011, Ken has provided strategic direction and prospects for establishing BCQS International as the preferred multi-disciplinary firm of chartered surveyors and property consultants, through local knowledge with global standards. His experience covers a wide range of portfolios and major private sector projects, including advising owners and occupiers in all matters concerning Residential and Commercial property valuation reports, acquisitions and disposals, landlord and tenant negotiations.

Ken holds a BSc in Estate Management, is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and is an RICS Registered Valuer.

CONTACT

1-868-622-2277

LOCATION

Trinidad & Tobago

EXPERTISE

Commercial
Industrial
Residential
Nigel Alleyne
Project/ Construction Manager
Turks & Caicos Islands
"Excellence in performance."
Nigel Alleyne
Nigel Alleyne
DipL: Arch. Drafting / Cert: Bld. Law

Project/ Construction Manager

Nigel Alleyne is a Project & Construction Manager for BCQS International based in Turks and Caicos. He is an innovative, profit orientated Senior Drafting Technician, Project Manager and Quantity Surveyor with over 25 years of experience in the construction industry. Nigel has a long track record of ensuring projects are delivered to the highest quality and within budget by effectively organising, managing and utilising all resources. He can lead teams on commercial, industrial, education and health projects where the highest standards are required.

Nigel is also an efficient senior drafting technician and has experience using cutting-edge 2D to 5D methods of showing the physical and functional aspects to any project, resulting in full collaboration, of the BMI along with 4D. 5D functionality adds the element of costs to the already existing time management & CDE components of information sharing in construction.

CONTACT

+1 (649) 232 9211

LOCATION

Turks & Caicos Islands

EXPERTISE

Construction Management
Cost Estimates
Project Management
Ailie MacGeoch
Senior Valuation Surveyor
Cayman Islands
"Working for BCQS gives me exposure to unique projects and interesting clients throughout the Caribbean, allowing me to continuously grow on both a personal and professional level."
Ailie MacGeoch
Ailie MacGeoch
MA (Hons), MSc, MRICS

Senior Valuation Surveyor

Ailie has over five years of experience in the provision of valuation, development and strategic real estate consultancy services. Prior to joining BCQS International, Ailie held a position with another Cayman Islands surveying firm. She qualified as a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors with Deloitte LLP in London, where she was sponsored to undertake a Masters degree in Real Estate.

Ailie has experience valuing a range of asset types including prime commercial buildings, government properties, condominiums, land, houses, warehouses and airports. Clients have included HSBC, Barclays Bank, Gatwick Airport, Dubai Airport, The UK and Cayman Islands Governments and the RICS.

Ailie holds a Master of Arts degree with Honours in Economics and Geography from the University of Edinburgh and a Master of Science degree in Real Estate from London South Bank University.

CONTACT

+1 (345) 640 3221

LOCATION

Cayman Islands

EXPERTISE

Residential Valuation
Commercial Valuation
Development Appraisals
Residual Land Valuations
Reinstatement Cost Assessments
Market Analysis
Stacey-Ann Pusey
Quantity Surveyor
Trinidad & Tobago
"Construction is an ever-evolving industry that requires an even greater evolved mind; achieved through understanding client needs and balancing project constraints of scope, schedule, cost, resources, quality, and risk."
Stacey-Ann Pusey
Stacey-Ann Pusey
BSc (Hons), CAPM

Quantity Surveyor

As a Quantity Surveyor operating at the BCQS International office in Trinidad and Tobago, Stacey-Ann brings over five years of experience in the provision of Quantity Surveying (QS) services in the Caribbean region.

Her experience covers a range of projects from residential developments, commercial office buildings, infrastructure works to correctional facilities, primary schools, university expansion and medical facilities from both Project QS and Contract QS perspectives.

Stacey-Ann holds a BSc in Quantity Surveying, is a recent applicant to Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and a member of the Project Management Institute.

CONTACT

1-868-622-2277 ext 205

LOCATION

Trinidad & Tobago

EXPERTISE

Quantity Surveying
Cost Management
Project Management
Rodrigo Fróes Rodrigues Pinto
Project Manager
Anguilla
"Don’t be afraid of failure. You may be surprised what you can achieve when you try and take ownership of the results."
Davi Duarte
Rodrigo Fróes Rodrigues Pinto
CREA-GO

Project Manager

Rodrigo is a Project Manager for BCQS International currently based in Anguilla. With over 25 years of experience, he has worked in several countries providing engineering and project management services on a wide variety of development types to both public and private sector clients.

From project development to planning, Rodrigo specialises in budgeting, financial analysis, execution, completion and post work. He is a dedicated Project Manager who always aims to meet Clients and project objectives.

Rodrigo holds technical qualifications in Electrical Engineering.

CONTACT

+1 (264) 729-2390

LOCATION

Anguilla

EXPERTISE

Project Management
People Management
Cost and Construction Management
Joseph Francis
Assistant Quantity Surveyor/Estimator
Cayman Islands
"Today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday."
Dale Carnegie
Joseph Francis
B.E (Civil Eng.), AIIMM, IRCA (QMS)

Assistant Quantity Surveyor/Estimator

As a Quantity Surveyor at BCQS International, Joseph brings over twelve years of Project support experience, specializing in Estimating, Tendering & Contracting, Project Monitoring & Administration etc, from diverse industry backgrounds such as IT/ITeS, Manufacturing and Construction, serving clients from across geos such as ANZ, India, US, and the Cayman Islands.

Joseph holds a degree in Civil Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University in India, and is an Associate Member of the Indian Institute of Materials Management. Additionally, Joseph is an ISO certified Lead Auditor for Quality Management Systems, and is trained in International Building Code and Residential Code Updates (ICC), Lean Six Sigma, Project Management and Finance for Non-Finance Professionals.

CONTACT

+1 (345) 949 8644

LOCATION

Cayman Islands

EXPERTISE

Estimating and Pricing
Tendering and Contract Negotiation
Project Scheduling and Budgeting
Strategic Sourcing and Category Management
Procurement and Logistics Management
TCO/Should-cost Modelling/Rate Analysis
Liam Day
Managing Director
Cayman Islands
“Living and working in the Caribbean for the last twenty-eight years has given me the opportunity to work on a wide range of project types in a number of very unique and different Caribbean islands. The experience gained enables me to adapt quickly to the challenges of providing services in new environments with diverse cultural differences.”
Liam Day
Liam Day
BSc, FRICS, ACIArb

Managing Director

As the Managing Director of BCQS International, Liam brings over thirty years of experience providing quantity surveying, project management, project monitoring and appraisal services to both public and private sector clients. He has lived and worked in the Caribbean since 1990 and has personally worked on projects in Anguilla, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bonaire, Cayman Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Providenciales, St. Lucia, St. Maarten, St. Thomas, Tobago and Tortola.

Liam has a BSc in quantity surveying from Leeds Beckett University and is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Additionally, Liam is an RICS Registered Valuer, an RICS APC Assessor and sits on the RICS Americas Fellowship by Nomination Panel and Education and Standards Board.

CONTACT

+1 (345) 949 8644

LOCATION

Cayman Islands

EXPERTISE

Cost Management
Contract Procurement
Due Diligence
Project Monitoring
Real Estate Appraisal
Nastassia Huggins
Office Manager
Trinidad & Tobago
"Great things in business are never done by one person. They're done by a team of people."
Steve Jobs
Nastassia Huggins

Office Manager

As an Office Manager for BCQS International Trinidad and Tobago, Nastassia brings over a decade of office administration and customer service experience, from working within the private sector of Trinidad and Tobago.

Nastassia's extensive knowledge and experience has enabled her to provide support services to our multi-disciplinary practice, in addition to operations management and procedures. Throughout her experience at BCQS, she has developed a keen interest in providing our clients with the professionalism that they have become accustomed to from BCQS, as it relates to Valuations, Project Management and Quantity Surveying.

Nastassia is indeed an integral part of our team and she is currently pursuing her Associate of Science Degree in Management (ADM) at UWI Roytec Trinidad and Tobago.

CONTACT

+1 (868) 622-2277

LOCATION

Trinidad & Tobago

EXPERTISE

Real Estate
Operations
Administration
Customer Service
Terry White
Senior Surveyor
Barbados
"It always seems impossible until it's done."
Nelson Mandela
Terry White
OTD

Senior Surveyor

Terry has over 20 years experience working in the Construction Industry, providing cost management and valuation services to a diverse range of clients. Terry has a wealth of experience in the preparation of budget estimates, project monitoring and reinstatement valuations for insurance purposes for a range of residential and commercial properties.

Terry also has also transitioned to provide valuations for a wide range of residential properties. Terry has a Diploma in Building and Civil Engineering (OTD) and have gained a certificate in property management. Terry is a member of the Barbados Valuers Council.

CONTACT

(246) 256-6218

LOCATION

Barbados

EXPERTISE

Quantity Surveying
Valuations Reinstatement
Valuations for Insurance Purposes
Rick Riyat
Senior Valuation Surveyor / Project Manager
Cayman Islands
"Conducting yourself with integrity and ethics is at the core of what it means to be a professional; it sets us apart from others in the marketplace."
Rick Riyat
Rick Riyat
BSc, MRICS, Registered Valuer

Senior Valuation Surveyor / Project Manager

As a Senior Valuation Surveyor and Project Manager, Rick brings ten years of experience in the provision of valuation services, planning consultancy, project management, project monitoring and appraisal services to a wide range of public and private sector clients.

He has worked in the Caribbean region for over five years undertaking Market Valuations and Reinstatement Cost Assessments in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands in addition to construction/project management and monitoring services for banks who provide financing for construction projects. He has worked in the Bahamas, BVI, Cayman Islands, Jamaica, Trinidad and the Turks and Caicos Islands and has a broad knowledge of regional factors impacting the real estate industry.

Rick has a BSc in Real Estate Management from Nottingham Trent University and is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and a RICS Registered Valuer having trained and qualified at Sanderson Weatherall Ltd in the UK.

CONTACT

+1 (345) 516-9999

LOCATION

Cayman Islands

EXPERTISE

Real Estate Appraisals
Insurance Reinstatement Cost Appraisals
Project Management
Project Monitoring
Loss Adjustment
Rosie Nicholls
Director/Head of Valuation Services
Turks & Caicos Islands
"The future depends on what you do today."
Mahatma Gandhi
Rosie Nicholls
BSc (Hons), MRICS

Director/Head of Valuation Services

Rosie Nicholls is a Director and the Head of Valuation Services company wide. Based in the Turks and Caicos Islands, she has been actively engaged in valuation and consultancy services for over 20 years. She joined BCQS International from one of the UK’s largest commercial property development companies in 2005.

Rosie values a broad range of property types and businesses, including hotels, resorts, marinas, airports, private islands, retail and office complexes and single and multi-unit residential developments, for local and international clients for a range of uses.

Rosie has been involved in the representation of clients for Compulsory Acquisition, acted as Expert Witness in matters related to valuations for litigation support and performed consultancy services for regional market and feasibility studies to assist developers in their decision making process. Rosie continues to works closely with her established client base.

Some of the countries in which Rosie has experience include Anguilla, Antigua, Aruba, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Commonwealth of the Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Haiti, St Lucia, St. Kitts and Nevis, Mustique and Turks and Caicos Islands.

CONTACT

+1 (649) 946 4238

LOCATION

Turks & Caicos Islands

EXPERTISE

Residential Valuation
Commercial Valuation
Development Appraisals
Residual Land Valuations
Reinstatement Cost Assessments
Expert Witness
Market Analysis
Gary Targett
Construction Superintendent
Cayman Islands
Gary Targett

Construction Superintendent

Gary Targett is a Construction Superintendent with BCQS Construction Management and has over 25 years of construction management experience. Gary has been with the company for over 16 years; his experience extends to all areas of construction management and site supervision.

CONTACT

+1 (345) 526-2265

LOCATION

Cayman Islands

EXPERTISE

Construction Management
Project Management
Stephen Still
Senior Valuation Surveyor
Cayman Islands
"A união faz a força."
Stephen Still
Stephen Still
B.Sc (Hons) Dip AVEA MRICS IRRV, RICS Registered Valuer

Senior Valuation Surveyor

Stephen has worked within the industry for over 15 years, and has a broad range of international experience having worked in the UK, New York, Abu Dhabi, Ireland and the Caribbean.

Over the course of his career he has gained international and domestic valuation experience covering all property sub-types including commercial, residential, retail, leisure and industrial. Notable projects include: Bronx School For Law, Government & Justice, New York; Le Royal Meridien, Abu Dhabi; One Victoria Building, London and Ashford Castle, Co. Mayo, Ireland.

Stephen holds an honors degree in Real Estate Management from Oxford Brooks University. He is also an RICS Registered Valuer and a licensed APC assessor, regularly mentoring APC candidates en route to full RICS qualification.

CONTACT

+1 (345) 949 8644

LOCATION

Cayman Islands

EXPERTISE

Commercial Real Estate Appraisal
Leisure Real Estate Appraisal
Residential Appraisals
Public Real Estate Appraisals
Reinstatement Cost Assessments
Project Monitoring
Felipe Velasquez
Country Manager
Colombia
“The Essential objective of our business goes beyond client satisfaction, we earn their trust to build stable relationships into the future.”
Felipe Velasquez
Felipe Velasquez
Senior Architect

Country Manager

Felipe is a seasoned professional with over 10 years of experience in Interior Architecture, Project Management and Business Development in the local market. He has been involved with over 100,000 M2 of development in Colombia and is an expert in corporate and educational projects under fast track and turn-key methods.

CONTACT

+57 3165295772

LOCATION

Colombia

EXPERTISE

Project Management
Business Development
Corporate Interior fit outs
Jamie Linehan
Senior Quantity Surveyor / Project Manager
Barbados
"Our technical expertise should be considered a given. Understanding our client's business and the challenges it faces is what really enables us to provide solutions of added value and distinguish ourselves from our competitors."
Jamie Linehan
Jamie Linehan
BA (Hons), MSc, MRICS

Senior Quantity Surveyor / Project Manager

As a Senior Quantity Surveyor / Project Manager, Jamie brings over 7 years of experience providing quantity surveying, project management and project monitoring services to both public and private sector clients in the UK and the Caribbean. He has lived in the Caribbean since 2016 and has personally worked on projects in Barbados, Trinidad, St. Kitts and Nevis, Dominica, Saint Maarten and Antigua.

Jamie has an MSc in Quantity Surveying from Kingston University in London and is a Chartered member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Jamie also has experience in providing Quantity Surveying services and Client presentations on the use of Building Information Modeling on Construction projects in the UK.

CONTACT

+1 (246) 256 6244

LOCATION

Barbados

EXPERTISE

Pre and Post Contract Cost Management
Procurement
Contract Administration
Project Management
Project / Fund Monitoring
Development Appraisals / Due Diligence
Thomas Muller
Construction Superintendent
Cayman Islands
Thomas Muller

Construction Superintendent

Tom Muller is a Construction Superintendent with BCQS Construction Management and has been with the company since 2010.

Tom brings with him 50 years’ worth of experience. He was formerly the lead carpenter and supervisor on a number of notable projects in Manhattan; 30 of those years has been spent in the Cayman Islands, building or managing a substantial number of notable projects within the island.

CONTACT

+1 (345) 525-4233

LOCATION

Cayman Islands

EXPERTISE

Project Management
Construction Management
Steven Abbott
Associate Director
Cayman Islands
"The Caribbean has shown me the beautiful, yet fragile, areas of the region and their exposure to extreme weather. I use my expertise in the Construction and Development industry every day to ensure the beauty or the islands and its people is complimented whilst ensuring the safety and security of the finished product."
Steven Abbott
Steven Abbott
BSc (Hons), MRICS, Registered Valuer

Associate Director

Steven is an Associate Director based in the Cayman Islands. He has over twenty years of experience in the provision of providing quantity surveying, loss adjusting, project monitoring, project management, cost management, procurement services and valuation services to a wide range of public and commercial clients (15 years), and providing project cost management services for general contractors (5 years).

Steven has lived and worked in the Caribbean for more than fifteen years and has personally worked on projects in the Bahamas, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Dominican Republic, Roatan, Turks & Caicos and Trinidad.

Steven has a BSc, with Honours, in Quantity Surveying from Nottingham Trent University and is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Additionally, Steven is an RICS Registered Valuer.

CONTACT

+1 (345) 949-8644

LOCATION

Cayman Islands

EXPERTISE

Cost Management
Project Management
Project Monitoring
Real Estate Valuations
Contract Procurement
Cost Planning
Steven Kendrew
Senior Valuer
Turks & Caicos Islands
"When you are responsive, reasonable, competent, communicative and good value for money, clients will come back to you next time they have a requirement."
Steven Kendrew
Steven Kendrew
BSc (Hons) MRICS Registered Valuer

Senior Valuer

Steven has over eighteen years of general practice surveying experience in both the public and private sector. His good general property knowledge is well respected within the financial and real estate community and he has experience in residential, commercial and land valuations, building surveys, insurance reinstatement valuations and management of commercial property. Steven's early surveying career began in the UK but he has now been located in the Caribbean for the last ten years. Steve is a current RICS Registered Valuer.

CONTACT

+1 (649) 231-9110

LOCATION

Turks & Caicos Islands

EXPERTISE

Market Valuations
Contract Procurement
Loan Monitoring
Expert Witness
Commercial Property Management
Reinstatement Cost assessments
Davi Duarte
Project Manager
Anguilla
"Don’t be afraid of failure. You may be surprised what you can achieve when you try and take ownership of the results."
Davi Duarte
Davi Duarte
Project Management / Civil Engineering

Project Manager

Davi is a Project Manager for BCQS. He holds technical qualifications in both Civil Engineering and Project Management and has nearly ten years of experience managing iconic multi-million dollar projects across South and Central America and the Caribbean.

Davi specialises in the area of Planning, Monitoring, Cost Control, and Project and Construction Management and has experience working on a vast range of projects such as Bloomberg, Credit Suisse, Fox Sports, Atacadão Hypermarket (Carrefour Group), Various Shopping Malls, residential estates, private islands, and five stars resorts.

Davi incorporates techniques learned through his training at the Project Management Institute (PMI), with other methods gained as a result of problem-solving difficult situations on projects over the last eight years.

CONTACT

+1 (264) 729-2390

LOCATION

Anguilla

EXPERTISE

Project Management
People Management
Cost and Construction Management
Hernán Dieguez
Design & Project Manager
Colombia
"Assuming each project as a personal challenge guarantees the best results."
Hernán Dieguez
Hernán Dieguez
Architect

Design & Project Manager

Hernán studied Architecture in Montevideo and he began his career in Uruguay in 1993 as a site based Architect with S.E.R. Construction Company on housing developments. In 1997, he joined Doltasol to become a retail interior designer Architect, and then joined Movicom in 1999 as Project Architect and Project Manager
In 2002 he moved to Madrid to become a Senior Architect with Chapman Taylor Spain, where he gained extensive experience in mixed use complexes, retail and hotels, leading projects in Spain, Portugal, Greece, Turkey, Panama, Arabian Emirates and Poland.

In 2012 he moved to Brazil and joined BCQS as Project and Design Manager to assist Squarestone Brasil build the Golden Square Shopping Center in São Bernardo, São Paulo, Brazil.

Since 2015 he is based in Bogotá developing Retail, Industrial and mixed uses Projects.

CONTACT

+57 321 996 4233

LOCATION

Colombia

EXPERTISE

Design and Technical Architecture
Expertise in mixed use, hotels, retail and high rise building projects
Ability to develop design solutions to maximize commercial value and project returns
Project & Design Management
Geoffrey Pollard
Senior Project/ Construction Manager
Trinidad & Tobago
Geoffrey Pollard
Bsc BEng BOETT

Senior Project/ Construction Manager

Geoffrey is a Senior Project / Construction Manager for BCQS International based in Trinidad and Tobago. He has 18 years of experience and specializes in Design and Build projects and advice relating to cost and sustainability in construction.

Prior to joining BCQS in 2018, Geoffrey was a Project Manager at ExeQtech Limited.

CONTACT

+1 (868) 622-2277

LOCATION

Trinidad & Tobago

EXPERTISE

Project Management
Construction Management
Site Supervision
Project Implementation
FIDIC Engineer
Programme Management
Photovoltaic Systems – Florida Solar Energy Center
Lyle Hodge
Project Manager
British Virgin Islands
"Good leaders create a vision, articulate the vision, passionately own the vision, and relentlessly drive it to completion."
Lyle Hodge
Lyle Hodge
Bs

Project Manager

As an Assistant Project Manager for BCQS International, Lyle brings 6 years of experience providing project management, cost management and project monitoring to private sector clients. He has personally worked on project in the BVI and Miami, Florida.

His experience covers a wide range of projects from high rise condominium developments, luxury private residences, resort hotels, hospitals, to commercial office refurbishments and fit-outs.

Lyle hold a Bs. in Building Construction Technology.

CONTACT

+1 (284) 340 1758

LOCATION

British Virgin Islands

EXPERTISE

Project Management
Cost Management
Jorge Avilan
Associate Director
Colombia
"Each time a client presents a requirement that seems difficult to comply with, it is really giving us the opportunity to expand our experience"
Jorge Avilan
Jorge Avilan
Architect - SCA (Member of the Colombian Society of Architects)

Associate Director

As an Architect, Jorge began his professional experience as a designer of projects throughout the territory of Colombia. In addition, experience was gained managing construction work on site as a project coordinator, providing insight and knowledge of the full spectrum of trades.

Jorge has amassed over 25 years of project management experience in Colombia, as well as Brazil, Peru and Venezuela, acting as a senior construction advisor, both in the public and private sector on projects which demanded timeliness, quality and cost control.

CONTACT

+57 (300) 6123679

LOCATION

Colombia

EXPERTISE

Project Management
Architectural Design
Project Coordination
Michel Haldane
Quantity Surveyor / Project Manager
Trinidad & Tobago
“With over eight (8) years of professional quantity surveying and project management experience in both Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago, I have garnered invaluable experience in taking any project from concept through to completion."
Michel Haldane
Michel Haldane
BSc MISTT

Quantity Surveyor / Project Manager

As a Quantity Surveyor and Project Manager for BCQS International, Michel brings over 8 years experience in quantity surveying, cost management, project management, both as a professional quantity surveyor and contractor's quantity surveyor.

Michel has work extensively in Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago, on numerous projects spanning from simple dwelling homes, fire stations, medical facilities, schools, civil construction to large shopping malls.

Michel holds a B.Sc. in Quantity Surveying from the University of Technology, Jamaica and is a member of the Institute of Surveyors of Trinidad and Tobago as well as a APC candidate in pursuit of becoming a chartered member of the RICS in a near future.

CONTACT

+1 (868) 622-2277

LOCATION

Trinidad & Tobago

EXPERTISE

Post Contract Cost Management
Preparation of Bills of Quantities
Contract Preparation
Project Management
Cost Reporting
Mark H. Brown
Quantity Surveyor
British Virgin Islands
"One major thing that I can appreciate with construction, is that no two projects are ever the same, this sort of variety ensures that any new project will certainly pique one's interest due to the fact that one can never predict what lies ahead."
Mark H. Brown
Mark H. Brown
MRICS

Quantity Surveyor

Mark is a Quantity Surveyor with over 18 years of construction industry experience. He has been with BCQS International in the BVI since 2007.

He has provided both public and private sector clients with project monitoring, cost management and construction quantity surveying services. His career began as a Contractor’s Quantity Surveyor in Jamaica, he then went on to working in his private practice, where he provided bespoke construction cost consultancy services.

He has contributed to the production of the BCQS Market Trend Report and participated in construction seminars in the BVI. Mark has also done presentations on varying topics in the yearly RICS/IPTI Construction and Valuation Conference.

Mark is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

CONTACT

+1 (284) 340-5845

LOCATION

British Virgin Islands

EXPERTISE

Cost Management
Fund Monitoring
Quantity Surveying
Due Diligence
Reinstatement Cost Assessments
Maria Camila Paipilla
Project Manager
Colombia
"We put our hearts into every project, we make them personal challenges and that ensures success for our clients objectives."
Maria Camila Paipilla
Maria Camila Paipilla
Architect, SCPM (Stanford Certified Project Manager)

Project Manager

Camila is an Architect with experience in interior design, focused in corporate interior project management and strategies for the workplace.  Camila has excellent communication skills that have been applied to the management process that ranges from planning to the closeout phase of the project. She is an organized professional that gives priority to process transparency and documentation.

She has gained experience with multinational companies working within their set standards and achieving great results in scheduling and procurement. Camila counts with a LEED GA certification, and knowledge of the OSHA regulation on site health and safety. She finished her studies last year and became a Stanford Certified Project Manager (SCPM).

CONTACT

+57 316 873 7383

LOCATION

Colombia

EXPERTISE

Project Management
Cost Management
Interior Design
Construction - Technical Coordination
Health and Safety
Darren Barrow
MEP Coordinator/ Construction Manager
British Virgin Islands
Darren Barrow
Electrical Engineering

MEP Coordinator/ Construction Manager

Darren is a MEP Coordinator and Construction Manager for BCQS International. He brings over 20 years experience working overseas on major projects in Caribbean, Middle East and Asia as an Electrical/MEP Manager/ Commissioning Manager. Darren has worked in the public and private sector on many projects including hotel/resorts, airports, hospitals and commercial buildings.

CONTACT

+1 0690 888 395

LOCATION

British Virgin Islands

EXPERTISE

Electrical Installations
Mechanical Installations
Plumbing Installations
IT Installations
Fire Alarm Wet and Dry systems
Commissioning of MEP systems
Daria Stubbs
Director
Bahamas
“My work experiences are not just remembered; they form a part of my soul. I become a person through work.”
Daria Stubbs
Daria Stubbs
BSc PGDipSurv MRICS

Director

Daria is a Chartered Surveyor and Director for BCQS Bahamas. She has over ten years of experience providing professional quantity surveying, cost management and project management services to a wide range of public and private sector clients.

Daria has extensive experience obtained in the financial management of construction and development projects, using different procurement forms for a varied client base.
She specialises in project co-ordination, contract administration and Employer’s Representative roles for projects in the leisure, retail and commercial sectors, as well as Construction Management experience in the residential sector.

She has also carried varied appraisal experience and is a Member of the Bahamas Real Estate Association.

CONTACT

+1 (242) 327 7153

LOCATION

Bahamas

EXPERTISE

Cost Management
Project Management
Project Coordination
Quantity Surveying
Construction Management
Sanjay Amin
Director
Barbados
“Life is a series of moments, if you miss the moments, you miss your life.”
Sanjay Amin
Sanjay Amin
BSc FRICS ACIArb EWI

Director

Sanjay Amin is a Director of BCQS International based in Barbados and is responsible for managing their offices in Barbados, Trinidad & Tobago, Guyana as well as projects in the Eastern Caribbean Islands.

Sanjay has over 30 years of experience providing cost and project management services in the UK and the Caribbean on a variety of hospitality, commercial, retail, industrial and public sector type projects. He specialises in contract procurement, fund monitoring as well as design & build type projects and has acted as an Expert Witness in several cases in the UK, Ireland and Trinidad and Tobago.

Sanjay is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and a Registered Valuer. He is a former member of the RICS Global Governing Council (2013-2017) and currently sits on the RICS Caribbean Board having been Chairman for 5 years from 2012–2017.

Sanjay is an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a Member of the Expert Witness Institute in London. He also sits on the Council of the Barbados Chamber of Commerce.

He is a Rotarian for over 15 years and is currently a member of the Rotary Club of Barbados.

Prior to joining BCQS International, Sanjay was an Associate Partner at Gardiner & Theobald, London, UK. During this time, he worked on a variety of large commercial and industrial developments in the UK including offices, shopping centres, warehouses and business park offices.

CONTACT

+1 (246) 428 8091

LOCATION

Barbados

EXPERTISE

Design and Build
Project/Loan Monitoring
Real Estate Development Advice
Expert Witness
Arbitration
Contract Procurement
Chad Monerville
Valuation Surveyor
Barbados
“Change is inevitable. Due diligence and attention to details keep us ahead of the curve."
Chad Monerville
Chad Monerville
BSc (Hons)

Valuation Surveyor

Chad Monerville is a Valuation Surveyor for BCQS International based in Barbados and responsible for residential and commercial appraisals as well as fund monitoring of residential construction loans for public and private sector clients, both locally and internationally.

Chad has gained local and regional experience providing valuations and cost assessments for various property sub-types including commercial, residential, retail, industrial and agricultural. His overarching aim is to always provide competent ‘Red Book’ valuations to ultimately reduce the level of risk for investors in the Built Environment.

Chad is a 1st Class Honours graduate from the University of the West Indies, St Augustine Campus and is currently pursuing professional designations with the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Further, he is the CARICOM Youth Ambassador for Barbados and the Deputy Chairman of Erdiston Teachers’ Training College.

CONTACT

+1 (246) 428 8091

LOCATION

Barbados

EXPERTISE

Residential Valuations
Commercial Valuations
Reinstatement Cost Assessments
Loan Monitoring
Academic Research
James Slattery
Director
South America
"The quality of our team continues to impress me; we have never been stronger and more capable of helping our clients."
James Slattery
James Slattery
FRICS

Director

James Slattery is a Director of BCQS heading up the Group’s interests in Latin America. He has been living and working in the Caribbean and Latin America region for over 3 decades. Currently, he is specifically concentrating on the South America market, specifically Brazil and Colombia, as well as Guyana.

James is a Project Manager and Quantity Surveyor by profession, with over three decades of experience in Property Development, Real Estate, and Construction.

His more recent project experience is within the Hospitality, Health, Contract Workplace & Contact Center sectors, as well as Hi Tech industrial plants.

James is a founding executive board member of RICS Brazil; and a founding Executive Council member of Turks & Caicos Society of Architects, Surveyors and Engineers (TCASE).

CONTACT

+ 55 11 99390 8805

LOCATION

South America

EXPERTISE

Feasibility Studies
Project Management
Development & Construction Cost Management
Real Estate Advice
Kevin Gillett
Senior Valuation Surveyor
Barbados
"Working in the Caribbean offers many unique challenges which takes me to an ever changing variety of landscapes and cultures. The opportunities that present themselves continue to motivate me to provide the best possible service to our clients, as well as developing and improving myself on a professional level."
Kevin Gillett
Kevin Gillett
MRICS, BSC (Hons), RICS Registered Valuer

Senior Valuation Surveyor

Kevin is a Chartered Valuation Surveyor based in the Barbados Office, having relocated from our Cayman Islands office in February 2018. He has over eight years of Caribbean experience in the provision of valuation services and compulsory purchase advice. Prior to joining BCQS International, Kevin held a position with the Valuation Office at the Cayman Islands Government.

Overall, Kevin has more than 19 years’ experience providing high level valuation reporting and advice to a variety of private and public sector clients both locally and throughout the Caribbean including the Cayman Islands, Cuba, Jamaica, St Lucia, Grenada, Sint Maarten, Anguilla, Curacao, Trinidad & Tobago and Barbados. His expertise also covers compulsory purchase acquisitions, advising, negotiating and settling claims in both the United Kingdom and in the Caribbean.

Kevin has a BSc (Hons) in Business & Accounting from Brunel University, a BSc (Hons) in Estate Management from the University of Reading and has also been a professionally qualified Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors since 2005.

CONTACT

+1 (246) 428-8091

LOCATION

Barbados

EXPERTISE

Commercial Valuation
Residential Valuation
Compulsory Purchase
Leisure & Trade Related Appraisals
Expert Witness
Residual Land Valuation
Valuations for Financial Reporting
Estate Management
Ben Butler
Director
British Virgin Islands
"Success is achieved by chipping away at your goals each day and learning from your mistakes."
Ben Butler
Ben Butler
BSc (Hons) MRICS

Director

Ben Butler is a Director of BCQS International based in the British Virgin Islands office.

Ben has over 20 years of postgraduate experience providing quantity surveying, project management, project monitoring and appraisal services to both public and private sector clients. Ben has lived and worked in the Caribbean for over 15 years and specialises in project management, enhancing schemes utilizing value, and risk management techniques to optimize their feasibility.

Ben is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and is a RICS Registered Valuer.

CONTACT

+1 (284) 494 7144

LOCATION

British Virgin Islands

EXPERTISE

Chris Graham
Director
British Virgin Islands
“Innovation comes through embracing change, constant learning, challenging convention and by never getting comfortable.”
Chris Graham
Chris Graham
MBA FRICS ACIArb, RICS Registered Valuer

Director

As a Director of BCQS International in BVI, Chris brings twenty years of experience in the provision of Project and Cost Management, Expert Witness, Dispute Resolution, Quantity Surveying, and Valuation services to a wide range of public and private sector clients, fifteen years within the Caribbean Region.

His experience covers a wide range of projects from iconic skyscrapers, private island developments, resort hotels, state of the art schools, to boutique office refurbishments and high-end residential homes.

Chris holds a BSc in Economics & Quantity Surveying, an MBA with Distinction, is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and is an RICS Registered Valuer.

CONTACT

+1 (284) 494 7144

LOCATION

British Virgin Islands

EXPERTISE

Dispute Resolution - Arbitration & Mediation
Cost Management
Expert Witness
Claims Consulting
Project Management
Quantity Surveying
Jonathan Cadwgan-Evans
Director
British Virgin Islands
"It is essential to understand the different environments and cultures throughout the Caribbean, and I am a firm believer in people and communication and encourage positive collaboration between Clients, Stakeholders, Consultants, and Contractors. Projects should be based on best practice, and we continue to develop our project strategies and teams around principles of hard work, creativity, and a solution-driven mindset.”
Jonathan Cadwgan-Evans
Jonathan Cadwgan-Evans
MRICS BSc (Hons) PgDip

Director

As a Director of BCQS International based in the British Virgin Islands, Jonathan has work experience in both the United Kingdom and the Caribbean. Jonathan specializes in Construction, Project and Cost Management services on a wide variety of projects for both public and private sector Clients including airport rehabilitation, hospital and medical facilities, higher and further education campuses, large scale resort and island developments, custom built luxury residences, commercial and retail projects and fit-outs, marine and infrastructure projects and has a great deal of local and regional knowledge from delivering projects across the Eastern Caribbean ranging in value from $1M-100M+.

Jonathan also has experience in providing expert witness services for a number of local and regional claim disputes including providing forensic claims reports, Alternative Dispute Resolution methods and settlement advice.

Jonathan holds a BSc with Honors from Loughborough University, a Post Graduate Diploma with Distinction in Construction from Birmingham City University and is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

CONTACT

+1 (284) 494 7144

LOCATION

British Virgin Islands

EXPERTISE

Project Strategy & Advisory Services
Cost Estimating, Cost Reporting and Project Cost Control
Construction Management
Risk Management
Procurement Services
Expert Witness & Claims Consulting
Kevi Potter
Associate Director
British Virgin Islands
"Having worked internationally, the services offered by BCQS are on par with some of the biggest consultancies worldwide. I am proud to be a part of this team."
Kevi Potter
Kevi Potter
BArchSc. MSc. MRICS

Associate Director

As an Associate Director in the BVI, Kevi brings over ten years of experience in providing Project Management, Cost Management and Procurement services to a wide range of public and private sector clientele. Over the years Kevi has gathered a wealth of international experience working both throughout the Caribbean and the United Kingdom. These experiences have seen him working on a wide range of projects, from private homes to schools, boutique office fit-outs, large residential complexes and heritage building conversions. Well versed and experienced in several different procurement methods, Kevi plays a vital role in all instances of project delivery.

CONTACT

+1 (284) 494 7144

LOCATION

British Virgin Islands

EXPERTISE

Cost Planning & Management
Project Management
Procurement
Contract Administration
Value Engineering
Lavern Gumbs
Office Manager
British Virgin Islands
"Success goes hand in hand with action; we must keep moving. Learn from your mistakes, move on, and never quit."
Lavern Gumbs
Lavern Gumbs

Office Manager

Lavern Gumbs joined the BCQS team in the British Virgin Islands in 2002 and has over 30 years of experience in business management. She is always eager to take on a new challenge, and it is through this, she has developed in her career with BCQS. Lavern has excellent time management skills and can handle any situation that arises. She utilises several strategies to deal with the many unplanned events that come with working in the Caribbean. Her combination of planning, strategy, delegating and adaptability are what ensure the BCQS team in the BVI are equipped to assist clients. Lavern is often referred to as "a people person" because of her dedication to clients and colleagues and her passion for excelling at her job.

CONTACT

+1 (284) 494-7144

LOCATION

British Virgin Islands

EXPERTISE

Time Management
Accounting
Training/Presenter
Neil Purton
Director
Cayman Islands
Neil Purton
BSc (Hons) MRICS MAPM

Director

Neil Purton is a Director of the BCQS Group. Neil has over two decades of post graduate experience in project management and quantity surveying. Neil has been based in the Caribbean since 1996, specialising in project and construction management.

CONTACT

+1 (345) 949-8644

LOCATION

Cayman Islands

EXPERTISE

Travis Blackman
Valuation Surveyor
Barbados
"At the core of every [property] valuation provided by our company is integrity, it stems from the foundation of key principles throughout the years. Never would I have imagined working alongside, such a high calibre team who have introduced me to varying professions, clients and projects."
Travis Blackman
Travis Blackman
BSc (Hons)

Valuation Surveyor

Travis joined BCQS International in Barbados in 2015 and is a vital addition to the valuation team. Specialising in residential valuations, he has provided services to a wide range of public and private sector clients, over the years within Barbados.

His wealth of local knowledge of the residential market has contributed to many "large scale" valuation projects. Additionally, showing a keen interest in the realms of Quantity Surveying, he has broadened his knowledge base in the field and provides more rounded advice to his clients.

Travis holds a BSc in Land Management and Valuation and is currently pursuing his AssocRICS membership.

CONTACT

+1 (246) 428 8091

LOCATION

Barbados

EXPERTISE

Residential Property Valuations
Market Studies
Real Estate Advisory Services
Simon Taylor
Director
Turks & Caicos Islands
“The Caribbean is a wonderfully complex and diverse place. Embrace the challenges and never stop learning.”
Simon Taylor
Simon Taylor
BSc (Hons), MRICS, Registered Valuer

Director

Following graduation from Nottingham Trent University in UK in 1989, Simon gained valuable experience as a Quantity Surveyor and Project Manager in the UK before starting life with BCQS in Cayman Islands in 1997 and subsequently taking over management of the Turks & Caicos Islands office in 2000. During his time in TCI, the islands have experienced unprecedented growth of the hotel and tourism and infrastructure sectors and Simon and his BCQS team provided management and cost advisory services on many of these development projects.

Simon is also a RICS Registered Valuer, having carried out numerous property valuations and appraisals for all major lenders in the region. With his wealth of experience in construction & development in the Caribbean, Simon provides a valuable resource for any potential Developer or Investor and this knowledge has enabled him provide extensive construction loan monitoring and lender representation services on many types of projects.

CONTACT

+1 (649) 946 4238

LOCATION

Turks & Caicos Islands

EXPERTISE

Cost Control & Advice
Project Management
Appraisals & Valuations
Loan Monitoring
Contract Advice