From design managers to quantity surveyors, each and every employee at Beech Design & Build brings a wealth of talent, expertise and creativity to the team. Get to know our key leaders and teams below.
Andrew Cordwell
Andrew - CEO

Andrew BEng (Hons) is the CEO of the company, having overall responsibility for its portfolio of projects. An engineer by trade, he has over 20 years’ experience in engineering, project management and building services management. Andrew has a First Class Honours degree in Mechanical Engineering and began his career at DGP International. He brings to the company a wealth of experience in managing commercial, retail and industrial building projects.

Ian - Projects Director

Ian is our Projects Director for refurbishment, incorporating M&E and building surveying. He graduated in 1999 with a 2:1 in Building Surveying from Leeds Metropolitan University. His hard work also enabled him to become a chartered building surveyor with the RICS in 2003. His passion for historic buildings and property development makes him a great fit for the business.

Chris - Head of Construction

As the Head of Construction for Beech Design & Build, Chris ensures that all construction projects are delivered on time and within budget. With over 15 years of experience in quantity surveying and another 15 years in operations management across the UK, he brings a great deal of knowledge to the company. Chris joined Beech Design & Build as he’s passionate about the company’s unique offering within the city, especially as a born-and-bred Mancunian.

Angela - Head of Interior Design

After graduating with an Interior Design degree in 1999, Angela started her career by designing a number of pubs. She then spent 5 years working on 5-star hotels in Dubai, where she learned a lot by being thrown into the deep end. After that, she moved to Australia, where she set up her own business before eventually coming back to the UK. Angela’s passion, experience and dedication make her a great asset to the business.

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The Beech Holdings family

Beech Design & Build is a part of the Beech network of companies - Beech Holdings (parent company and residential developer), Manchester Apartments (professional lettings) and Beech Properties (student lettings). Get to know the wider team by visiting the Beech Holdings website.