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Andy Hewitt

Managing Director

Professional Profile

Andy has over 40 years’ experience in the construction industry. He has worked on many iconic projects worldwide, and has lived and worked in the Middle East for more than 20 years.

Andy has held senior contracts management, commercial management and project management positions. His career has seen him working with contractors, subcontractors and consultants. He has been involved in a wide variety of projects including super high-rise buildings, large low-rise housing developments, hotels, shopping malls, airports, hospitals, heavy civil engineering, process plants, water treatment plants, water reclamation plants, pipelines, marine works, desalination plants and royal palaces.

Years of first-hand experience within the industry led Andy to specialise in the field of contractual issues and disputes. Avoidance of disputes are his priority but if disputes do arise, Andy favours a proactive and structured approach. The goal being to protect the contractual entitlements of his client. Andy also provides education and training on subjects related to his personal expertise.

Andy’s personal background and experience provides a direct benefit to our clients. He can relate to the needs of clients from both the employer’s and contractor’s perspective and is always able identify with the individual project personnel and their challenges through his own hand hands-on experience.

Andy's Qualifications and Professional Membership

Fellow of the Institute of Construction Claims Practitioners – FICCP

Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Building – FCIOB

Fellow of the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors – FCICES

Fellow of Quantity Surveyors International – FQSi

Member of the Dispute Resolution Board Foundation

Member of the Society of Construction Law

Publications

Construction Claims and Responses; effective writing and presentation (Wiley Blackwell, 2011, 2nd Edition 2016)

The FIDIC Contracts: obligations of the parties (Wiley Blackwell, 2014)

Other Leadership Members

Bill Bordill

Head of Contracts and Commercial

Learn more about Bill

Tom Francis

Head of Project Controls

Learn more about Tom