Our Core Team
Adrian is leading the Academy, and is responsible for the overall strategy and direction of the business. He has worked in property and construction training, both in the UK and China, since 2013 and is dedicated to helping grow professionalism in the industry. Adrian takes great pride in ensuring the Academy is well placed to assist people to further their careers, grow CIOB membership, and inspire excellence in the built environment. His aim is to create a world leading academy that will serve CIOB members and the wider industry with a range of products and service that are relevant, informative and of the highest quality.
Has 23 years in membership organisations. A Chartered Construction Manager and training specialist, with experience of working in universities, the private sector and with construction trade associations; a graduate engineer. Passionate about learning and development, employee engagement, skills development, and process improvement.
Brings over 13 years training experience to the role from various industries. As Training Manager Andrea is responsible for working closely with senior representatives from across the construction industry to develop CIOB Academy standard training courses and bespoke training proposals, overseeing their implementation and assessment of the outcomes.
Tolu supports the Training Manager in the effective delivery of the Training Portfolio. With over two years of prior experience working in the Training sector, Tolu brings her knowledge and expertise into the role. Tolu is responsible for supporting the creation, design and delivery of the Academy’s online training for the public and in-house portfolios. Tolu works with the Training Manager to ensure the CIOB continues to deliver high quality training to the construction industry.
Carolyn is responsible for all the training logistics, making sure your booking, and attendance goes flawlessly. She joined the CIOB in February 2019 having previously worked in theatre, film and the arts.