Building on Excellence


David Yates

Group Chairman

David has been with Feltham Construction since 1988 and is one of the Company’s longest serving members of staff. Starting as an Assistant Surveyor he has successively been promoted to positions of Managing Director of two group subsidiaries before his current role as Group Chairman and Company Secretary.

As an integral part of the management team, David has seen Company growth increase from twelve staff and turnover of £6m in 1988 to the one hundred staff and £50m turnover of today.

David is married with three daughters. His interests include travelling, triathlons, IT and he is a keen supporter of Reading FC when they are winning.

Andrew Brown MCIOB

Group Managing Director

Andy spent his early working years employed by two major international contractors based in the UK. During this period he continued his professional studies and in 1991 Andy graduated as a Member of the Chartered Institute of Building.

In 1996 Andy joined Feltham Construction as a Contracts Manager but was soon promoted to Construction Director (1998). He is now the Group Managing Director (2011).

Andy is married with a son and daughter and is a keen sportsman. He actively plays squash and golf, but is now only able to enjoy his favourite sport of football from the side-lines.

Richard Collins

Commercial Director

Richard worked as a surveyor for a national contractor in the UK for 5 years before he joined Feltham Construction in 1999. Since then he has been successively promoted to Main Projects Managing Surveyor (2005) and Main Projects Surveying Director (2009).

In his current role as Commercial Director, Richard oversees the Company’s Estimating and Buying functions, as well as the integrated commercial aspects of the company.

Richard is married with a daughter and son and is a keen footballer, albeit his time and efforts are now more concentrated on his children’s sporting abilities.

Leigh Cameron MCIOB

Main Projects Construction Director

Leigh joined Feltham Construction as Construction Director in 2004. One of his main responsibilities at Feltham Construction is to manage the Construction output of the Main Projects Division. He is also the Director appointed with responsibility for Health and Safety.

Leigh is a member of the Chartered Institute of Building and has an invaluable source of construction knowledge which he has built up over his 25 year career in the industry. Before joining Feltham Construction he worked for a large contractor based in the South that specialised in Design and Build Contracts for blue chip companies.

Leigh has two sons and enjoys climbing, walking and reading.

Chris Herman

Main Projects Surveying Director

Chris joined Feltham Construction in 1997 as an Assistant Estimator. After completing his training he became a Quantity Surveyor in the Main Projects division.

Following a successful term as a surveyor Chris was promoted to Managing Surveyor (2006) and has recently joined the board of directors as Main Projects Surveying Director (2011).

Chris is married with a son and a daughter. He enjoys cycling and is a keen follower of motorcycle sport.

Simon Lampard

Special Works Construction Director

Before joining Feltham Construction, Simon spent 13 years working for a national house builder as a Project Manager and Senior Surveyor.

In 2000, Simon joined Feltham Construction as Housing Operations Manager. This role primarily championed the Company’s social housing work on schemes up to the value of £8m. Feltham Construction welcomed Simon to the board of directors as Special Works Construction Director in 2011.

Simon is married with a son and daughter. Amongst other things his interests are live music, supporting Reading FC and he recently completed the Inca Trail in Peru.

Peter Malone

Special Works Surveying Director

Peter joined Feltham in 2004 as a Quantity Surveyor. As an experienced and successful surveyor Peter has since been promoted to Managing Surveyor (2009) and has recently joined the board of directors as Special Works Surveying Director (2011).

Prior to working for Feltham Construction Peter spent 13 years with two national contractors where he studied and completed Parts 1 & 2 of the CIOB.

Peter is married with a son and a daughter. His main interests include motocross, running and he plays guitar in a band.