Commercial DirectorChris provides strategic direction and leadership to our commercial team, benefitting from 15 years in the public and private sector. His experience in the commercial management and bid management has ensured sustainable growth and helped to further our ethos of a local, directly employed workforce.
Managing DirectorSimon joined Connolly as operations manager in 2013 to oversee the development of the business into an award-winning contractor making a difference to the communities around us. Starting his career as a bench hand joiner, Simon has developed over 20 years’ experience in the industry.
Business Development LeaderKerry drives business development for both our housing and commercial work streams. The scope of her role also influences how we make a social impact in the communities where we operate. Kerry is a founder and board member of the Women in Social Housing North West group.
Pre-Construction LeaderIan joined the business to help create our new and emerging workstream in the commercial and fit out sectors.
Procurement Manager Ian provides strategic direction and support for our Commercial and Operational teams, with over 20 years’ experience in Procurement. Ian will look to develop and manage the procurement strategy for the whole business and engage with local and national material supply chains.
Senior Project ManagerJonathan is responsible for developing housing planned refurbishment opportunities in the Rochdale, Oldham and West Yorkshire areas. He will also lead on Leeds City Council’s new roofing framework, which Connolly was recently appointed to.
Commercial ManagerLiam is responsible for commercial innovation and improvement, including the development and strategic procurement of key local suppliers. A key focus of Liam’s role is to collaborate with partners to improve the quality, efficiency and cost-effectiveness of our projects.
Operations ManagerAndrew joined Connolly in 2015 and ensures certainty of delivery by overseeing projects, measuring team performance and actively promoting success against key benchmarks. Having worked his way up from starting out as a bricklayer, Andrew has over 30 years’ experience in the construction industry.