Craig Ross BSc (Hons) MRICS
Partner, Head of Project and Building Consultancy
Senior engineer and chartered building surveyor at Cavendish Maxwell, Craig has been advising clients on how to develop and maintain their buildings for over 19 years.
Craig initially studied architecture and building technology, developing a sound knowledge of design, drawings and details, contract administration and construction engineering technology. He then went on to complete a building surveying degree, gained additional engineering and project management qualifications while working in practice and was awarded the university medal for BSc honours student and the RICS dissertation prize. Following this, Craig developed further expertise in the management of large scale estate developments, refurbishments and renovations of historic properties, including leading detailed measured, condition surveys and site quality control. He has designed and built several different purpose groups of buildings internationally.
Craig has been in the UAE since 2013 and has built up an international client base, through an ethos of dedication, attention to detail and an unrelenting pursuit of high quality technical work. With his team, he has lead a large variety of engineering, project management, technical audits, life cycle and building surveying instructions, including residential and commercial towers, shopping malls, hotels, villa developments and several multi-million value project audits. The project and building consultancy team now has an unparalleled track record in providing technical audits of property management structures, buildings and master communities for developers and owner’s associations all over the Gulf. Craig is a member of the UAE Society of Engineers and has worked with various government departments and initiatives to enhance the quality and longevity of the UAE building stock.