Who we are

Stuart Buckley, Partner


07713 508 238

Stuart is a chartered building surveyor who has worked in the building industry for the past 30 years. He uses his experience on large and complex projects to ensure all projects are finished to a high standard, meet the clients’ needs, are within budget and are completed to programme.

Jason Paine, Partner

BSc (Hons) MRICS

07818 443 245

As a Partner, Jason specialises in the role of employer’s agent on new build social housing schemes on both infill sites and estate regeneration schemes; and administration of improvement works to existing housing stock.

Alicia Coote, Office Manager

020 3142 6674

Alicia is the office manager and PA at Podium. She forever has a notebook and pen in hand, poised and ready to add anything to her to-do list. Having worked as a receptionist for over seven years, working in a retail head office, in advertising and at a World famous ice rink, she has taken the leap and joined Podium and is ready for all the admin challenges ahead.

Julia Shields, Building Surveyor

BSc (Hons) MSc

07921 295751

Julia is currently involved in projects ranging from local authority estate renovations to private extensions, CAD work and the role as Principal Designer. Julia recently finished her MSc Building Surveying degree and is on the RICS APC Building Surveying pathway.

Gurpreet Kaur, Assistant Building Surveyor

BSc (Hons)

07519 108 800

Gurpreet is an Assistant Building Surveyor who recently completed her BSc in Building Surveying at Kingston University. She joined Podium in April 2018 and is working towards her RICS APC on the Building Surveying pathway. Though she’s only been with Podium for a short time, Gurpreet is already becoming very familiar with CAD drawings and planning applications.