BSRIA has announced that Julia Evans will take over the role as Chief Executive of BSRIA in May 2014 when Andrew Eastwell takes retirement from the company.
In a statement the association said: “BSRIA is pleased to announce that Julia Evans Julia is presently Chief Executive of the National Federation of Builders which campaigns on the issues that impact the construction industry such as procurement, utilities, sustainability and funding. As such she represents the industry at high level government and industry forums and is an active media commentator and policy influencer.
Speaking about the appointment BSRIA’s Chairman, Leslie Smith, Managing Director of Cudd Bentley Consulting, said “After a highly competitive selection process I am confident that we have in Julia a very effective voice for BSRIA and its members as well as an accomplished executive. I am looking forward to working with her in the years to come”.
Julia said “This industry is a fascinating one, with many levels and skills and operators. I have been proud to have spent several years representing the contractors and builders involved in the built environment. In my new role I will represent another crucial side of the sector, that of the environmental, technical and sustainable agenda. I am looking forward to joining BSRIA and taking this important work forward.”