Meet the Property Care Association Board


Andrew Bradshaw

Company: RTC (Remedial Treatment Consultants)
Andrew has been involved in the industry for 27 years and is a founding partner of RTC, a remedial company based in Blackpool, Lancashire. He passed his first industry qualification in 1989 at the age of just 20 and has since become fully qualified holding CSRT and CSSW qualifications.

Andrew is extremely passionate about the industry and has been heavily involved with the association as a director since 2007. In July 2015, Andrew was also elected Chairman and remains part of the Executive Board.





Hudson Lambert

Company: Safeguard Europe Ltd
Hudson entered into the building preservation industry in 1995, when he joined the family business, Safeguard Europe. Initially taking on a technical role in the laboratory, Hudson has now progressed to Marketing Manager. In the 16 years he has worked in the industry, Hudson has gained a wide knowledge of waterproofing and building repairs and works closely in the development of new products. In July 2015, Hudson was elected Deputy Chairman.





Les Miekle

Company: Wise Property Care Ltd
Les entered the construction industry as a trainee Quantity Surveyor before moving into the Building Preservation industry. Les was given the opportunity to join a national preservation company as a surveyor, and progressed through the ranks to Group Marketing Director before forming his own company, Wise Property Care, in 1996.





David Burgess

Company: Premier Preservations (Bradford) Ltd
David has worked in the preservation industry for over 25 years and is currently a surveyor at Premier Preservations (Bradford) Ltd. Since joining the board in 2007, David has taken his directorship very seriously and has never missed a board meeting.





Ken Tailby

Company: Timber Treatments Ltd
Ken has spent over 40 years working in the preservation industry, starting as a technician in 1969. He is now the owner of Timber Treatments Ltd, operating in the Channel Islands. Ken, who works and resides in Guernsey, has been a board director since 2011.





Jacki Wright

Company: Shaw Preservations Ltd
Jacki has been involved in the preservation industry since 1997 and owns and runs Shaw Preservation Ltd, a company of 38 years standing. Jacki is our first elected female board member, being voted on in April 2013.





Peter Reay

Company: Advanced Preservations Ltd
Peter has worked in Preservation/Structural Waterproofing Industry for many years and is currently Managing Director at Advanced Preservations Limited. Peter took over as Chairman of the Structural Waterproofing Group during 2013, and has recently been voted onto the Executive Committee.





Pat Burns

Company: Kleerkut Ltd Ltd
Pat is the latest member to be co-opted on to the board in June 2013 and is a representative for our newest sector of membership, the Invasive Weed Control Group. Pat set up his company Kleerkut Ltd in 2006 after retiring from the police force.





Paul Hamilton

Company: Hamilton Associates Surveyors Ltd
Paul’s experience in the remedial industry spans some 38 years. He started as a remedial technician at the age of twenty, and in 1992 started his own remedial company. This company is still operating today. Paul became a freelance surveyor in 2001, and in January 2007 he became the first freelance surveyor member of the PCA.





Stephen Hodgson

Company: Property Care Association
Steve has worked for the Association for over 15 years starting out as technical specialist. He has progressed through the ranks and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in October 2012.





Sue Uttridge

Company: Property Care Association
Sue has worked for the PCA since the move to Huntingdon in 2007. In 2010 she was appointed Company Secretary and tasked to provide administrative support to the Board of Directors.