Richard Cymler

Position: 
Head of Acivico Building Consultancy.
Qualification: 
BSc, MCIOB, C.Build.E, MCABE, DMS, PGCL

Primary Focus

Currently Richard leads a large team of forty staff which includes building control professionals delivering statutory services for Birmingham City Council including building regulations approvals and site inspections, dangerous structures and safety at sports grounds. The team is currently engaged to provide services on a number of high profile construction projects within Birmingham including Arena Central, the Paradise redevelopment and the National College for High Speed Rail. Delivering building regulation services across England & Wales through a variety of collaborative arrangements including consultancy services to Solihull MBC & Coventry CC, partnership working within the LABC network and Acivico's Approved Inspector status. Working in partnership with Built Environment Hub and CIOB to deliver Celebrating Construction events in the West Midlands MCIOB MCABE with over 30 years experience in the building control/building regulations sector of the construction industry. A qualified business coach and ACAS accredited mediator. Regularly presents seminars including events hosted by CIOB, CABE, RICS and LABC.

Away from the Office

Richard enjoys spending time with his family, travel, good food and drink and the occasional trip to see England’s premier football team playing in claret & blue.