Athma Sarma

Public Sector Regeneration

Athma joined us in 2004 as a senior quantity surveyor. He is now a Partner and the head of procurement, reflecting his special interest in tendering. Athma now works exclusively for public sector organisations and has an excellent understanding of client and stakeholder drivers and needs.

His successes include a £500m contractor framework for Lambeth Living and a £50m framework for Northampton Borough Council. He managed the entire process from initial stakeholder engagement through to creating tender documents, managing clarifications, tender evaluation, leaseholder consultation and mobilisation. He has written procurement strategies for clients such as Surrey County Council as well as carrying out procurement exercises.

He is also an APC Assessor for the RICS and has a wealth of knowledge on all aspects of construction, case and contract laws, public sector procurement regulations, recent forms of contracts and modern methods of procurements as well as traditional.