Gleeds proves a draw for industry’s top talent

Gleeds is pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony Greenwood as UK-based Director for its Asia Pacific operation and Howard Thomas as Director within its healthcare division.

Anthony joins Gleeds after more than 20 years with Faithful+Gould, during which time he held a number of high profile positions including Commercial Head of the firm’s sustainability offering, while Howard has spent the last 25 years as Director of Cost Consultancy, specialising in the public sector, for Sweett Group.

In his new role at Gleeds, Anthony will take on primary responsibility for the management of client relationships between the UK and Asia Pacific, while Howard will supervise the delivery of a number of major health projects across both the public and private sectors. They will also both be charged with generating new business, drawing on their respective industry expertise to maximise opportunities for Gleeds abroad and in the domestic market.

Commenting on his appointment, Anthony said; “I am delighted to be joining a team with such a fantastic reputation within the industry. I look forward to utilising my expertise to strengthen Gleeds’ existing client relationships and intend to continue to build on our successes in the Asia Pacific region developing new business opportunities.”

Howard Thomas added; “I am delighted to be joining the health team at Gleeds and look forward to utilising the specialist expertise I’ve gained over the course of my career to further enhance our offering.”

Richard Steer, Chairman of Gleeds Worldwide, congratulated both Directors on their new roles saying; “I am thrilled to be welcoming both Anthony and Howard to the team in London. Anthony brings with him exceptional leadership skills and a talent for managing key relationships with clients so I am confident he will prove invaluable in his ability to support our business. Howard joins us in what is a truly exciting time for our healthcare division and his proven track record and specialist skillset will allow us to build on this momentum”.