John Bedford joins ARK Consultancy team

ARK Consultancy is delighted to welcome John Bedford who has recently joined the organisation as a Senior Consultant.

John, who previously worked for Accord Housing Association as Director of Project Development is an accomplished construction sector specialist who’s 35-year experience spans many facets of the industry, providing for a flexible level of professional management. A construction expert having trained as an architectural technologist, John is an innovator with a track record in the built environment’s product development arena

John has previously run many business divisions with a varied range of both professional service and product related output. Working at the latest innovative point in the sector, he has aided start up initiatives to the point of them becoming surplus generating business divisions. These include, but are not limited to architectural consultancies, construction management teams and an advanced offsite housing manufacturing facility.

Chris Seeley Director at ARK said “We are delighted to welcome John to the team. He adds to the already diverse range of services that we offer by bringing additional expertise from his wealth of experience. John brings particular support around Contract Administration, Project Management, Construction Management, Planning advice and technical support. John adopts the fabric first approach to building design and has in-depth knowledge of complete construction techniques making for a unique ability to troubleshoot and remedy poorly performing buildings.

In addition, his passion for innovation sees him able to support environmental management processes around ISO14001 and offers particular expertise in the Advanced Housing Manufacturing sector, linking into many types of Modern Methods of Construction and Construction Management options”