Speaker Group: Speakers

Christian Stanbury

Christian Stanbury is the CEO of Welsh Education Partnership Company – WEPCo; he is responsible for the overall delivery of projects and leading the WEPCo team. Christian reports to the WEPCo Board.  Before being appointed as the WEPCo CEO, Christian was the CEO of a large student accommodation project in Hertfordshire.  Christian is also the… Read more »

Neal O’Leary

Neal is a Chartered Building Surveyor and RICS Wales Awards Judge with over 30 years’ experience in property investment, construction and estate management across private, public and third sector organisations. Currently employed as Programme Director for the Welsh Government’s £2.3bn Sustainable Communities for Learning he has responsibility for the leadership and management of all infrastructure… Read more »

Helen Groves

I am an Architect with 20 years’ experience in the Education Sector. As Head of Education Architecture for AtkinsRéalis, I bring together our team designing everything from nurseries to university facilities. I have a passion for working with stakeholders to promote the value of good design, whilst embedding the importance of human centred design and… Read more »

Carys Fisher

Carys is a qualified architect demonstrating experience predominantly in the education and healthcare sectors. Her broad skill base means she is a key asset to any design team throughout the project lifecycle. In Education, Carys is familiar with the aspirations of primary and secondary schools, as well as FE Colleges and Universities. She has effectively… Read more »