Nathan Astley joins Create Construction board

Blackpool-based Create Construction has appointed Nathan Astley to the newly-created role of pre-construction and aftercare director.

Create Construction, a part of the Create Group, specialises in high volume accommodation, focusing primarily on the student accommodation and hotel projects nationwide.

Nathan will utilise experience of quantity surveying, commercial management and business planning to help develop Create Construction as the business grows.

The role will also involve ensuring Create Construction’s chosen development schemes fit with the strategic direction of the company and he will be focusing on delivery and handover.

Nathan commented: “My main focus will be to build on the excellent work that the pre-construction and aftercare team has achieved so far. I firmly believe that a customer focused approach is key to our success and I’m looking forward to working with a relatively young business that is ambitious and forward thinking.”

A customer focused approach is key to our success

Adrian Tottey, managing director, said: “We are delighted to welcome Nathan on board and look forward to continuing our strategic and sustainable growth. This is a key role to the business, which will help us to provide robust operational and commercial plans during the pre-construction phase.

"This comprehensive approach will help us achieve project success in the delivery stage and a professional aftercare service and help us continue to be our clients’ construction partner of choice.”