Meet our exceptionally talented team who will make sure you receive the
best commercial property surveying services, business advice and customer experience.

Simon Fullard

BSc (Hons) MRICS – Managing Director

Simon is a co-founding Director of Actua and is a Chartered Building Surveyor and Project Manager with extensive and wide-ranging experience gained over 20 years in commercial property and construction.   

Exposure to a diverse range of commissions has enabled Simon to gain a broad spectrum of professional skills and expertise ensuring he remains versatile to the needs of clients across both the public and private sectors.

Simon has worked on commissions for private and public sector clients has acted for number of private investors and pension funds providing pre-acquisition due diligence advice.  Simon also has experience of providing strategic estate strategy advice in the Nuclear and Higher Education Sectors and enjoys working to simplify strategies for multiple-building estate owners.

David Sharp

BSc (Hons) MRICS, NECReg – Commercial Director

David is a Chartered Building Surveyor and one of the founding Directors of Actua. He is an Accredited NEC ECC Supervisor and has gained extensive experience during his career working in the both the private and public sectors on a wide range of projects.

His varied experience covers various clients and sectors and has enabled David to gain a broad spectrum of skills and expertise ensuring that he remains versatile to the needs of a range of clients and design teams. David has significant expertise in construction monitoring, procurement, design and project management.

He particularly enjoys working with higher education and healthcare sector clients finding new methods to innovate and offer best-value solutions and construction practices on large complex projects.

Glen Moody

BSc (Hons) MRICS, C. Build E MCABE – Associate Director

Glen is a Chartered Building Surveyor with extensive experience in both project and professional services across all sectors.

With over 20 years’ professional experience gained in the surveying and appraisal of buildings and property related matters. Glen has primarily practiced on commissions to construct, maintain, adapt and refurbish residential, commercial and educational buildings with emphasis on project management providing employer’s agent, contract administrator, clerk of works and lead-designer duties on both new developments and conversion projects.

He regularly provides strategic advice relating to the condition and value of buildings and their suitability for repair and adaptation in respect of construction feasibility, value appraisal and legislative requirements.

Alex Johnson

BSc (Hons) MRICS, NECReg – Senior Building Surveyor and Accredited NEC Supervisor

Alex is a Chartered Building Surveyor and Accredited NEC ECC Supervisor experienced working on commissions in the public and private sectors and has provided construction monitoring on a number of high-profile and complex construction projects. This experience has allowed him to develop his professional skills and expertise to become a well-rounded and versatile professional.

Alex has experience of working with a wide range of clients within the Higher Education, Public, Healthcare and Nuclear sectors and he fully understands the complex working methods and procedures that are implemented when undertaking large commissions of a specialist nature.   

Luke Cousins

BSc (Hons) – Building Surveyor

Luke is an experienced Building Surveyor with a range of professional experience in both the private and public sectors.

He has acted as Building Surveyor and Contract Administrator on a range of projects including refurbishment projects in schools, courthouses and health centres and is also experienced in undertaking statutory inspections in the housing sector.

Luke is also experienced in undertaking asset capture and condition assessment commissions and has acted as project lead on building condition assessments, planned preventative maintenance assessments and latent defect assessments and reporting.  He also has experience of undertaking fire integrity and building component suitability assessments in the healthcare sector.    

Tom Harkinson

BSc (Hons) – Building Surveyor

Tom is an ambitious and focused Building Surveyor who provides building surveying and project management services on a variety of commissions and instructions Actua undertakes for key retained clients.

Tom has worked on a wide range of projects for clients including the Diocese of Shrewsbury, Stockport Council, Oldham Royal Hospital NHS Trust, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool John Moores University and Cheshire West Council.

Prior to joining Actua, Tom worked at AHR and completed his BSc (Hons) Building Surveying degree at Liverpool John Moores University.  Tom is currently enrolled on the RICS Assessment of Professional Competence Building Surveying route and is working towards qualification as a Chartered Surveyor.

Nicola Foulkes

Office Manager

Nicola is an experienced Administrator and manages business communications and activity in our head office located in Liverpool city centre.

She has experience in a number of sectors including legal services and residential property and as Office Manager is integral to the business and the central point of contact within the organisation for all individuals. She works to implement and streamline business practices in conjunction with senior management, to achieve working efficiencies and facilitate the professional team in delivering on their instructions.  

Nicola is responsible for Accreditation, Business Systems and Compliance to ensure the company is suitably structured to meet the pre-qualification and regulatory requirements of the modern construction and property industries.   

Alastair Rooke

MICWCI / ICIOB - Construction Site Inspector

An enthusiastic and dedicated Construction Site Inspector. He is versatile and easily relates to a wide range of stakeholders including the general public, clients, consultants, and contractors. He displays a highly conscientious and detailed approach to interrogating the required standards and acceptable quality and accuracy of work and materials when supervising on site. A highly focussed and committed professional, he has gained in-depth practical experience and knowledge within the construction and highways industry as a result of a diverse involvement on projects.

Francesca Clarke

Office Administrator

Francesca recently joined the team and has an impressive level 2 diploma and level 3 qualifications in Business Administration. 
She has over 5 years of experience coupled with a passion for learning, proving herself to be a vital member of the team.  Francesca will be your first point of contact when you call the office and is always happy to help. 

Sam Stirling

BSc (Hons) – Graduate Building Surveyor

Sam is a Graduate Building Surveyor with experience working across numerous construction sites. Sam has worked with senior colleagues on various projects gaining a practicable knowledge of the industry, including assisting with the project management of several new residential high-rise apartments throughout the City of Liverpool and various projects for Healthcare Clients

Prior to starting with ACTUA, Sam completed his BSc (Hons) Building Surveyor Degree at Liverpool John Moores University. Alongside completing his degree, Sam worked at site level throughout various sectors including commercial and education, allowing him to gain invaluable improved knowledge of site safety and an understanding of working to mitigate risks.

Sam is an enthusiastic and ambitious member of our team with hopes of further progressing his qualifications by attaining the status of “Chartered Surveyor” by completing his Assessment of Professional Competence in the future.

ACTUA Chartered Surveyors
Head Office: Suite 305 – 306
Cotton Exchange
Bixteth Street
Liverpool L3 9LQ