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Napier & Blakeley bolsters its Transaction Advisory team

Nicolas Paul

NAPIER & Blakeley has strengthened its transaction advisory team with two appointments.

Paul Pegram has been appointed senior building consultant and Nicolas Mules as building consultant.

Both bring international experience and have relocated from New Zealand, they will be based in Napier & Blakeley’s Sydney office.

Pegram qualified as an RICS Chartered Building Surveyor in 2010 and is experienced in technical due diligence, defects analysis, capital expenditure planning and project management.

Mules has a background in regulatory compliance and building consulting. He is currently studying at Masters level and is also working towards full RICS membership.

“Paul and Nic are both originally from the UK and have international expertise providing asset advisory services to property and development clients,” national director Rob Howells said.

“They both strengthen our capability to serve clients locally as well as clients with trans-tasman interests and property portfolios,” Howells said.

The two additions follow the appointment of Andy Brunn to Napier & Blakeley’s Western Australian team last month.

Brunn brings over 14 years of top tier international quantity surveying experience. He moved to Perth from the United Arab Emirates five years ago.

Australia Property Journal
1 August 2017

Napier & Blakeley strengthens team

115041 N&B_Trans&Advis icon_Medium_BNAPIER & Blakeley has bolstered its Transaction Advisory team with the appointment of Kate Rickards.

Rickards has been appointed senior consultant within the N&B’s Transaction Advisory team and will be based in the Melbourne office.

Rickards’ previous roles have been at AECOM, Philip Chun and Abigroup.

“We’re absolutely delighted to have Kate on board,” National director Rob Howells said.

“With a background in mechanical services design, regulatory compliance and tendering and estimating, Kate makes for an excellent due diligence consultant in our expanding business.” Howells concluded.

Property Review Australia
14 May 2015

Napier & Blakeley launches international recruitment campaign

Rob Howells PNGNAPIER & Blakeley have launched a national and global recruitment campaign, searching for suitable candidates to join the company’s building consultancy team to assist with their ever increasing workload.

Napier & Blakeley national director Rob Howells said the company’s building consultancy and technical due diligence business is increasing its global coverage.

“We are in our 30th year in business and we are seeing increasing demand for our trusted and independent consultancy services,”

He added that the success of local players coupled with a strong appetite from international investors for real estate has seen demand grow for independent professional advice.

As a result, Howells said Napier & Blakeley’s business has continued to grow year on year.

Napier & Blakeley is the market leader in Australia having provided technical due diligence for a large percentage of all international property investors coming into Australia. Continue reading


People at Napier & Blakeley enjoy being empowered to run their own projects, with direct client interaction and capacity to plan their days and weeks ahead.

Our people are supported by directors and colleagues who are leaders in their fields, who are happy to pass on their wisdom, to ensure all members of the group can continue to learn and develop.

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