The Leading News & Information Service For The Facilities, Workplace & Built Environment Community

Anthony Walker Joins Topscan Board

Anthony Walker Joins Topscan Board
06 August 2020
 

Anthony Walker has joined the board of Topscan, a surveying, CAD and scanning company.

Walker joins from PropTech specialist GoReport, and prior to that, he led the PropTech offering at Trident Building Consultancy.

In his new role, Walker will be leading on project management, contract administration and fire safety services.

This new appointment comes as Topscan also announces that it is now a Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) registered firm.

 

“I’m really looking forward to driving future growth through a new project management offering and other innovations harnessing technology in the built environment.”

– Anthony Walker

Director, Topscan

Fellow of RICS

 

Walker has more than 30 years’ industry experience as a surveyor and project manager and is a Fellow of RICS. He is also a member of the UK and Ireland World Regional Board of RICS, as well as being a member of the Institution of Fire Engineers. 

He has also held a number of senior positions within the public and private sector including 10 years with the Department for Education where he led the Property Data Survey Programme. This was the largest single building surveying programme ever carried out in Europe.

 

Deep Knowledge of PropTech Practice

 

Anthony Walker commented on his new appointment:

“Topscan is a business that I have admired for many years. It has grown significantly since its CAD service beginnings almost 30 years ago and is now delivering a bigger range of services to clients in healthcare, education, hotel and leisure, retail and many other sectors.

“I’m really looking forward to driving future growth through a new project management offering and other innovations harnessing technology in the built environment.”

Julia Kemp, Managing Director of Topscan, added:

“Anthony joins us at a critical time for our clients, all of whom are looking very closely at how they manage their buildings and facilities for increased safety, health and security in the future. 

He marries a deep knowledge of Proptech Practice with project management expertise and many years’ practical experience of surveying major property estates. This creates a very compelling offer for our clients. This unique combination of Anthony’s knowledge, passion and experience will also play a valuable role in building our success and propelling Topscan to the next level on our exciting growth journey.”

Picture: Photograph of Anthony Walker

Article written by Ella Tansley | Published 06 August 2020

Share



Related Articles

RICS Appoints Justin Young as New CEO

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors has announced that Justin Young will join as CEO on 5 July 2023. The membership body continues to make changes to its...

 Read Full Article
Martin Samworth Named as New Chair of RICS Board

RICS has announced that its new Board Chair will be Martin Samworth FRICS. The establishment of this new RICS Board is one of the key recommendations from June...

 Read Full Article
Lord Bichard Joins RICS as Interim Senior Independent Governor

As part of the implementation of his review recommendations, RICS has appointed Lord Michael Bichard as Interim Senior Independent Governor. Lord Bichard, who will...

 Read Full Article
RICS Advertises for Independent Governance Review Lead

The application process for an individual to lead the external review of purpose, governance and strategy recommended by Alison Levitt QC has begun. Gatenby Sandersen,...

 Read Full Article
RICS Announces New Presidential Team

After mass resignations earlier in September, RICS has confirmed their new presidential team for 2021-22. Incoming President Clement Lau, who has also served as...

 Read Full Article
New Appointments in Facilities Management – May 2021

RICS, Compass Group UK & Ireland, DMA Group and Crown Records Management have all appointed new members of staff this May.     Picture: a...

 Read Full Article
CIBSE Names Fiona Cousins as new President

The Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers has announced that Fiona Cousins will take over the membership body’s presidency from Adrian...

 Read Full Article
British Occupational Hygiene Society Announces New President for 2024-2025

Parmjit Gahir has been announced as the new President of The British Occupational Hygiene Society for the 2024-2025 term. Parmjit is a well-known figure in the...

 Read Full Article
New Appointments in Facilities Management – May 2024

May’s new appointments roundup features the Chartered Association of Building Engineers, Macro, OCS and more.   Picture: a graphic showing the...

 Read Full Article
Lisa Ashworth Appointed as Next BSRIA CEO

From June 2024, Lisa Ashworth will become the CEO of the Building Services Research and Information Association. She will replace Julia Evans who took over as BSRIA...

 Read Full Article