Management Team

CNM’s approach is characterised by the hands-on nature of the senior management team. This level of involvement is a reflection of a shared commitment to passing on experience, developing staff, and ensuring that the practice continues to provide its business partners with an exceptional service.

Michael Pearce

Michael Pearce

Managing Director

Joining CNM in 1980, Mike was made an Equity Partner of the former partnership in 2000, and became Managing Director when the practice became a limited company in 2011.   He has overall responsibiltiy for business.
Mark Daly

Mark Daly

Director

Mark first joined CNM in 1984 and became an Executive Partner in 2007. After CNM changed its legal structure, Mark became a Project Director. He is also responsible for CNM's environmental management system.
Nick Woad

Nick Woad

Director

Nick joined Clarke Nicholls Marcel as a Design Engineer in 1995, becoming an Executive Partner in 2007.  He is now a Project Director and is also responsible for the company's quality management system.
James Hornby

James Hornby

Commercial Director

Joining Clarke Nicholls Marcel in 1999, James' roles have included CAD manager and IT manager.  In 2004, he took on a general management role that extended his areas of responsibility to include Business Strategy, Finance, HR, and Marketing.
Peter Clark

Peter Clark

Project Director

Having joined the practice in 1981, Peter became an Associate in 1997, an Executive Partner in 2002, and is now a Project Director following the reorganisation of the partnership into a limited company. Peter has overall responsibility for staff training and mentoring.
John Matthews

John Matthews

Project Director

John joined CNM as a Graduate Engineer shortly after arriving from New Zealand in 1994.  He progressed through the ranks to become a Project Director, and now heads up CNM's BIM task group.
Patric McDonnell

Patric McDonnell

Project Director

Patric joined CNM as a Project Engineer in 1998 and has demonstrated considerable design flair and ability, culminating in his promotion to Project Director. Patric leads CNM's design software steering group and is also a key member of the practice's BIM task group.
Mark Stanton

Mark Stanton

Associate Director

Mark joined Clarke Nicholls Marcel in 1982 as a Public Health Engineer. Mark became an Associate in 1996, and is currently an Associate Director of CNM. Mark is responsible for the practice's public health and infrastructure teams.
Paul Blakeman

Paul Blakeman

Managing Director (Cheltenham)

Joining CNM Cheltenham in 1965, Paul progressed from draughtsman to Senior Engineer and eventually Associate roles prior to becoming an Equity Partner in 1988. With incorporation of the Cheltenham office in 2002 Paul became its Managing Director.