David Ascott Managing Director / Business Development
David launched Surveybase in 1998 and has been firmly at the helm ever since. He exudes the leadership, passion and commercial tenacity needed to run a successful business for over 20 years. His innate ability to spot and exploit market opportunities has been fundamental to the company’s development. He continues to back his entrepreneurial spirit with considerable investment in technology and people, a strategy that is delivering a tangible commercial advantage. He openly states that behind his success is an everlasting strive for excellent service, a genuine desire to delight customers and go the extra mile, something he demands from the team. Today David oversees the key cornerstones of the business, Finance, Administration, Sales, and Operations whilst building strategic commercial relationships and partnerships.
Charmaine Ascott Company Secretary / HR & Administration
Charmaine manages the Administration and HR functions that keep the business moving. Her background in corporate banking has helped to develop an investment plan that fuels our ongoing business development. Charmaine’s daily duties include management accounts, employee welfare and career development, which she rightly views as fundamental to our future.
Jordan King Operations Manager / Health & Safety
Jordan manages the operation of the business from initial enquiry to project delivery. He provides the vital link between Clients, Surveyors and Technicians ensuring project objectives and service expectations are met. Jordan's daily duties include client liaison, quotations, scheduling, specifications, and project management. Working alongside the Compliance Manager Jordan has governance over our Safety and Quality Management systems.
Richard Ingram RICS Senior Land Surveyor
Richard is a Chartered Surveyor (RICS) with over 20 years’ experience in the geomatics industry. He is responsible for the ongoing development of our Topographical, Measured Building, Laser Scan and Utilities Survey services Richards duties include delivery of principle surveying projects, optimising site procedures and developing the skills and practice of our surveying team and trainees.
Jonathan Lyons CAD & BIM Manager
Jon heads up our technical team of CAD and Revit technicians. His responsibilities include the progression of our building information modelling Building Information Modelling (BIM) service which he is preparing for BSI BIM level 2 certification. Jon’s daily duties include the delivery of principle 2D and 3D projects, optimising technical procedures and developing the skills and practice of our technical team and trainees.
Catherine Williams Compliance Manager
Catherine manages our Safety and Quality Management systems. Working closely with Directors, Managers and Consultants, she is responsible for the documentation needed to ensure best practice and continued improvement. This busy role includes audits, quality inspections, management of non-conformance and the maintenance of industry accreditation and certification. Catherine is currently preparing the business for the ISO 9001 Quality Management audit.
Jane Spencer Marketing Manager
Jane has been with Surveybase Limited since foundation in 1998. Across the years Jane has delivered a wide commercial brief including Sales Administration and Marketing. Today she is responsible for promoting the business and our range of precision digital surveying services to AEC contacts through direct marketing and social media.