About Us

PQS2 is owned and run by Directors Simon Kerton and Martin Steele. Between them they have over 60 years of experience in the UK construction industry.

Simon Kerton BSc (Hons) FRICS. Simon leads the quantity surveying side of the business. Simon was previously with Rider Levett Bucknall where he was Managing Partner of their Thames Valley office, a position he held for over 20 years.

Simon has extensive experience of the Property and Construction Industry, with particular emphasis and expertise in the commercial, retail, education, leisure, infrastructure and government sectors. He is a highly motivated individual who is very customer focused. He is considered to be good at building community partnerships, relationship management and collaborative working by his peers.

Martin Steele BSc (Hons) Dip PM, FRICS.  Martin heads up the project and development management department. He previously worked for Aviva Investors for 15 years prior to branching out on his own with development company Capella Estates where he was joint MD for 10 years. He has significant hands-on development experience including office, industrial and retail projects throughout the UK. He also has residential experience as a developer in his own right, as well as providing strategic advice to funds, developers and land owners.

Martin is totally committed to the successful outcome of every project in which he is involved. He manages in an open and honest manner, seeking to ensure that every member of the team is able to contribute fully to the process. Clients value his integrity, leadership, technical ability and affable approach.