Tom became a Partner at gunnercooke LLP in April 2020 offering business advisory and consultancy services across the midlands and throughout the UK. For more than 5 years, Tom had previously been Chief Executive at Simons Group (a privately-owned property solutions business with design, development and construction capability). This followed 15 years in various divisional managing director roles in construction, facilities management and other business to business services.
Tom graduated in Building, Engineering and Management and worked in a variety of Tarmac & Carillion businesses. Having achieved an MBA in 1996 Tom held Director roles in Carillion’s FM and Services businesses responsible for customers including BT, Telewest Broadband (now Virgin Media) and the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO). Prior to Joining Simons Tom was Divisional MD of 4 Carillion Support Services businesses and then spent 2 years as Chief Sustainability Officer for the group where he was responsible for the delivery of Carillion’s 2020 Sustainability Strategy.