Nicky works as a chartered quantity surveyor (MRICS) for C-Quest, a division of KEO International Consultants; he has a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering, a Bachelor’s Degree in Commercial Management and is studying towards an LLM in Construction Law and Arbitration.
He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb), a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Building (FCIOB), a member of CIOB’s Business Development Board and a member of the CIOB Dubai Hub, supporting the Special Interest Group for Digital Technologies in Construction. Nicky is also one of the few RICS Certified BIM Managers and BRE BIM Informed Professionals and one of the many PMI Certified Project Management Professionals (PMP).
Nicky started his journey into BIM in 2009 in Ireland, where he assisted practices, universities and NGOs in the adoption of electronic estimating systems, training over 350 students and professionals in the review and quantification of BIM designs. Currently based in Dubai, Nicky is working on a number of public and private projects spread across the MENA region.