Built Environment

Marius Toime
Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
Marius Toime is a partner in Berwin Leighton Paisner's Singapore office. With over a decade of international experience in the Asia Pacific region, Marius has a deep and proven track record representing clients on cross-border projects especially in the infrastructure and natural resources sectors.

Marius is recognised as a leading individual in legal directories and is regularly engaged as an instructor on contractual matters throughout the region.
BritCham Representative
Sophie Gowing
British Chamber Of Commerce
DID: +65 6718 0533 | Email: sophie@britcham.org.sg

Group Representative
Chris Archibold
Chris Archibold is an International Director at Jones Lang LaSalle and is Head of Commercial Leasing in Singapore. He is responsible for the delivery of transactional and advisory services to our clients. Chris is also a member of the Asia Pacific Markets Executive Committee.
Group Representative
Nicholas Brand
Barclays Bank PLC
Nicholas is the Regional Head of CRES for the Asia Pacific and Middle East region of Barclays, responsible for delivering the global CRES agenda to all Barclays entities across the region.

Nick joined Barclays in 2006, initially leading Major Project delivery for the Bank’s Wealth Management division, then assuming responsibility for the delivery of Capital Projects across EMEA.

He was appointed Global Head of Capital Projects in January 2014, and moved to Singapore in January 2015 to assume his current role. Before joining Barclays, Nick was based in the UK and Asia working for international consultancy and construction groups, as well as JPMorgan.
Group Representative
Patrick Gidney
Patrick is a Director at JLL in the Markets team, where he specialises in office leasing. He advises international companies on renting office space in Singapore and helping them negotiate their lease contracts. He is a qualified Chartered Surveyor and has been based in Singapore for 6 years, having previously worked in Vietnam and United Kingdom.
Group Representative
William Jones
Rio Tinto Singapore Holdings Pte Ltd
Bill Jones is Principal with Rio Tinto in Singapore, with responsibility for its global office footprint. Bill started his role with the British-Australian multinational in mid-2016 after spending five years with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), including over four years as RICS’ ASEAN Managing Director and some time as rics’ APAC Standards Director. Prior to that, Bill worked for CBRE in London and also spent ten years in the oil and gas sector with Shell, as a Portfolio Manager based in the UK and Singapore.
Group Representative
David Mackerness
Kaer Pte Ltd
David is the Sales Director at Kaer Pte Ltd, Singapore’s leading energy efficiency business. Over a ten year history with Kaer, David has been responsible for expanding the business throughout the region and plays a key role in developing new products and services to deliver unique solutions to suit the various markets. As an advocate specialising in air-conditioning efficiency, David develops specialised programs to help buildings reduce their energy costs, whilst improving the conditions for the tenants.
Group Representative
Andy Marr
8build Pte Ltd
Andy has worked in the construction industry for over 25 years, 4 years of which in Singapore and Kuala Lumpur. Originally of QS background, in 2005 '8' close colleagues that he has worked with for over 10 years embarked to do something different by forming '8build' in London, a company set up to offer a unique solution for procuring and delivering construction projects with the intent to make a difference to an industry that needs fresh ideas. Now set up in Singapore, they are here delivering commercial office fit out projects throughout a number of sectors.
Group Representative
Will Myles
Will Myles is a member of the Executive Team at RICS with responsibility for the Asia Pacific region, where his focus is on promoting international standards in the built environment and RICS’ global professional assurance framework.

His background is in advisory, consulting and contracting roles across EMEA and Asia Pacific in the construction and property sectors. Most recently Managing Director for Bahrain and Kuwait at WS Atkins plc, Will led the business through a period of significant change. Prior to this, Will established a management consulting arm for Atkins in the Middle East and led the international investment appraisal team based out of the UK.

Will holds an MBA from IMD International in Switzerland and an LLB from the University of London, having originally qualified as a Chartered Engineer in Hong Kong.
Group Representative
Elliot Vure
Select Property
Elliot is Head of Sales for Select Property Group in Asia, a leading British developer of premium, quality properties in the UK’s best investment cities. He oversees the company’s operations both here in Singapore, and across its China offices in Shanghai and Beijing. With a wealth of experience in dealing with investors across the world, Elliot previously worked for Select Property Group first in the UK, before spending two-and-a-half years in their office in Dubai ahead of his move to Singapore in 2015. Elliot is recognised as an expert in the UK property market and helping global investors to diversify their portfolios with British real estate.
Group Representative
Rhian Windridge
CBRE Pte Ltd
Rhian is a Director at CBRE currently leading the Google Projects Team in Asia Pacific. Rhian is interested in technology as an enabler for change, and using real estate to inspire, tell great stories and challenge the norm. Rhian has worked in London, Sydney and Singapore, delivering workplace projects various clients, and for Google since 2011. Her background in regeneration and complex Government projects in the UK feeds into her understanding of the challenges of urbanisation and societal and environmental pressures on urban conurbations. Rhian is also a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and a Board Member in Singapore.
Group Representative
Alisdair Gillies
Alisdair is Head of Hospitality, Leisure and Entertainment for Arcadis in Asia. In addition to this, Alisdair runs the Business Advisory team in Singapore principally assisting Financial Institutions clients with their development and acquisition activities. Alisdair is a Building Surveyor by training but has since gone on to undertake roles in Development Management, Asset Management and Project Management. Alisdair moved to Singapore in 2009 having previously worked in the US and UK.
Group Representative
Edmund Marler
British High Commission
Group Representative
Brendan Murray
Citibank Singapore Pte Ltd