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Paul Lievers

Paul Leivers ICIOB - Managing Director

Paul is the founder of Planning Manager Ltd, He has gained extensive experience in all types of construction, Paul’s career and training started at Laings in the early 90’s. He has worked across the construction industry founding Planning Manager on the basis of repeat business from clients who have demanded high quality work that Paul has consistently delivered. He is also currently studying for his RICS diploma in adjudication having undertaken Planning support on a number of claims. Paul has been selected by Building magazine as one to watch in the 40 under 40 article

Chris Rose

Chris Rose BSC (Hons) Construction Management - Director

Chris has worked in the construction industry since 1999 and has gained experience working with major contractors on projects from tender stage to completion specialising in healthcare and education with broader experience on sports facilities, industrial and residential developments . His core skills are tender planning, setting up and managing live contract programmes and he is currently studying for the RICS diploma in adjudication.

Richard Devoy

Richard Devoy BSc (Hons) MCIOB - Director

Since starting his career in the Construction Industry in 2000, Richard has developed a wealth of knowledge and experience from being at the sharp end of delivering successful projects. He possesses an array of skills to meet client demands at site level as well as occupying roles on both sides in a number of dispute situations dealing with as built, critical path & time impact analysis. He has experience working in both JCT & NEC forms of contract in the construction and rail sectors and is currently studying for the RICS diploma in adjudication. In his early career Richard was selected to be a member of Building's Graduate Advisory Board and has two published articles.

Wil Huisman

Wil Huisman MCIOB, BSC (Hons) - Construction Management

Wil began his career in the late 90’s as an assistant site manager. After 15 years in site and project management in the health, education, commercial and student accommodation sectors, Wil joined Planning Manager Ltd as a Senior Construction Planner to provide planning services on an £85m mixed development project for the University of Cambridge. He has managed the priced activity schedule on Primavera P6, and used Asta Power Project for managing sub-contractor programmes and internal reporting. Wil’s experience and knowledge of building gained through his years of managing live projects, is invaluable in supporting teams on live sites.

Matthew Brown

Matthew Brown BSC (Hons) - Planning Surveyor

Matthew is a determined member of our team who has worked hard to achieve his First in BSC (Hons) in Construction Management, undertaking a day release course whilst working. He has joined Planning Manager from a large main contractor where he was given the opportunity to work on residential and commercial projects at both construction and pre construction stages. Matthew has been working for our clients in London and has been building on his experience developing his P6 skills. Matthew has also gained experience working within the rail sector.

Sanjay Giri

Sanjay Giri - Assistant Construction Planner

Sanjay is a valued member of our team with his background in civil engineering and construction management. He joined Planning Manager Ltd after completing his post graduate degree in Construction Management. He has gained experience on residential and commercial projects at both construction and pre construction stages. One of the skills he developed since joining PM Ltd is 4D planning as part of the company’s BIM strategy. He is  an experienced planner with specialist knowledge of using 4d planning and visualisation software, developing critical phasing and construction sequences.

Callum Arnold

Callum Arnold – Trainee Construction Manager

Callum is a conscientious hard-working individual who gives 100% to all the work he undertakes with us. He is a quick learner, organised and a credit to our business. Callum is currently studying Construction Management part-time at Anglia Ruskin University and is very dedicated and motivated in achieving good grades with his Degree.



Fred Eaves - Commercial Manager

Fred has been in the construction surveying arena for 30+ years and has a wealth of experience in Commercial Management of Projects and has also worked on Claims. He is currently Commercial Manager on our £12m Construction Management Contract for St Johns College providing detailed tender packages, assisting in selecting contractors, managing valuations and payments.


Victoria Leivers - Company Secretary 

Victoria has been with the company since inception and manages our Invoicing and Payrol whilst also managing our office over in Harston.

Samantha Kingham

Samantha Kingham – Accounts Manager/Office PA

Samantha joined Planning Manager Ltd as an accounts manager and personal assistant - providing full support to the Harston office.  She has spent the last 19 years working in the legal industry, providing legal assistance and office support to a variety of legal entities.  Samantha is a welcome addition to the team.