Founded in 1999 after a chance meeting on Bondi Beach, Australia. Walker Sime is now a very successful Multidisciplinary Consultancy practice. We offer a range of services; Quantity Surveying, Project Management, Commercial Consultancy, Bills of Quantities and Construction Design Management.
Dez Walker and Jon Sime met whilst surfing on Bondi Beach in Australia in 1989, and 10 years later the Company was formed. Now with a growing team of over 70 people Walker Sime offer a variety of consultancy services and pride themselves on the quality of their service delivery and repeat business.
Our Company Values are ingrained into our Business and work ethic. Our people are more than just numbers, we train and invest in each individual. Personality and attitude are part of our DNA. The Company now employs over 70 staff including 5 Directors, 8 Associate Directors, 2 non-Executive Directors and dedicated specialists in every field which makes an excellent team. We lead by example and ensure a Client focused service. You can rest assured one of our Directors or Associate Directors will be directly involved in every project we are appointed on.
Dez is responsible for ensuring we deliver the highest quality service possible. He is a Quantity Surveyor by profession but has project managed many schemes over the years, always looking to add value for the Customer.
Jon has a wide variety of experience in Commercial Management and Cost Consultancy services. He’s worked within engineering, utilities, infrastructure sectors providing a range of consultancy services from procurement, bid management, claims management and dispute resolution services.
At Walker Sime we believe in giving back and spending time with our team, taking an active role in corporate Social responsibility, we participate in as many sporting and non-sporting activities as possible to raise money for the causes close to us. Last year we took part in the Media City team event triathlon, the Salford Quays dragon boat race and Coffee4Craig hot food and drinks for those in need. Walker Sime believe in the health and happiness of all our team members so have a cycle to work scheme, encourage healthy eating and staying fit.
Walker Sime are signatory to the RICS Inclusive Employer Quality Mark. Click here to find out more.
Walker Sime were proud winners of Property Weeks ‘Best Places to work in Property 2017’ and finalists in the Building awards 2016.
We have also been awarded with the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce social value bronze award, to find out more click here.