Who We Are

Meet the Team

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Simon Walker BSc (Hons) MRICS
Director, Manchester
T: 0161 831 6180

“The Manchester office is proud of Watts’ strong delivery focus and can-do attitude which has supported the team’s achievements over the last 18 years, enabling delivery of high profile schemes to a wide range of public and private clients both regionally and nationally.”

Simon Walker is a chartered building surveyor and joined Watts in 1999. He was promoted to associate in 2004, accepted a position of salaried director in November 2005, & has now taken the role of Lead Director at our Manchester office and sits on the Management committee.

Simon is responsible for the overall management of the Manchester office, which has 30 staff providing a complete range of Building Surveying, Cost Management and Health and Safety services, to a diverse client base throughout the Northwest and UK.

Simon has considerable experience in all aspects of commercial building surveying, specialising in project management, contract administration, CDM Regulations, Housing Services, Building Surveys, asset management, and planned maintenance for a well established client base.

As a chartered building surveyor with over 18 years experience in both the private and public sectors, Simon has extensive experience of coordinating large commissions, both regionally and nationally, including National OJEU frameworks for the public sector.

In addition to his professional responsibilities, Simon is also a member of the Watts graduate forum in conjunction with his role as the Manchester office RICS APC coordinator, undertaking the role of supervisor and counsellor to graduate surveyors and acting as senior mentor.


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