DTZ Leeds office expands with three new appointments

DTZ has announced the appointment of three new team members to its Leeds office, including one new Director.

Thomas Moore joins the office’s Project and Building Consultancy team as Director, Jack Kettlewell also joins the team as Surveyor whilst Oliver Salisbury joins the Valuation team as Surveyor.

Joining DTZ’s 14 strong Building Consultancy team in Leeds from Summers-Inman LLP, Thomas Moore is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor with 15 years experience in Cost Management, Employer’s Agent and Contract Administrator roles.

He has extensive experience in large scale complex projects including providing project and cost management advice for a 1,400 dwelling regeneration scheme at Navigation Point, Castleford and leading the project team for the Masterplan heritage works at Bowcliffe Hall in Wetherby.

Building Surveyor Jack Kettlewell joins DTZ from AA Projects Ltd and was previously at Harrogate Borough Council after graduating from Sheffield Hallam University. He brings extensive experience of contract administration, project management and the design and procurement of expansion and refurbishment schemes. In addition he has specialist knowledge of the education sector which he is currently utilising in the delivery of DTZ projects for Leeds Beckett University.

Oliver Salisbury is a RICS Registered Valuer and joins DTZ from Garness Jones Limited Chartered Surveyors. His new role as part of the DTZ Valuation team will involve Red Book compliant valuations and reports for a range of clients including funds, lending institutions, property companies and high net worth individuals. In addition, Oliver will be providing valuation advice to DTZ’s public sector clients.

Tim Cameron-Jones, Head of DTZ’s North Region commented: “I am pleased to welcome Tom, Jack and Oliver who join DTZ at a very exciting time, following the completion of our sale to the TPG & PAG Consortium and our beginning as a privately owned global property services company. Their appointments are a further step on our ambitious growth agenda. Establishing Tom’s leadership in QS Services from our Leeds offices allows us to develop this skill line. Jack and Oliver’s appointments will help to further strengthen our building surveying and valuation capabilities, providing our clients with a ‘best in class’ service.”