Our People

Our people are the heart of Stroma Building Control. Our surveyors bring together a wealth of knowledge working on building projects from small domestic schemes to multi-million pound commercial developments. They are backed by a dedicated administration and operations function with a commitment to building longstanding client relationships.

Meet our Team

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Ian has a wealth of strategic leadership experience across the Stroma Group. He has spent more than a decade with the business, previously as Finance Director. Following the creation of Stroma Building Control, Ian became Commercial Director then appointed Managing Director in 2020.

Ian O’Connor
Managing Director
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Paul has over 30 years construction industry experience and works proactively with designers to ensure that the compliance with the Building Regulations is achieved whilst being considerate of the client’s aspirations and vision of projects. He is a specialist in fire safety legislation.

Paul McClelland
Director - Commercial
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Mark has a wide-range of experience working on small domestic works to complex commercial, industrial and public buildings. He has further developed his technical competence aimed at providing clients with a helpful and proactive service to ensure Building Regulation compliance.

Mark Ringshall
Director - North Region
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Joel has over 10 years’ experience in the building industry. Having gained initial experience with two local authorities, Joel has brought his understanding of the Building Control function, qualifications and proactive approach to help build and grow the company.

Joel Ashby
Associate Director - South Region
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Jason has worked in the Building Control and Fire Safety field over 30 years. He has worked on major public and commercial properties in ensuring that compliance is achieved with Building Regulation and Fire Safety requirements.

Jason Foster
Major Projects Director
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Adam has over 25 years’ experience in the construction industry, working with architects, national developers, builders and homeowners across all sectors. He has worked on private dwellings, conversions, large housing estates, offices, warehouses and schools.

Adam Jarvis
Compliance Director
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Victoria is an experienced Administrator, leading our nationwide admin function to support clients throughout the project.

Victoria Jubb
Head of Administration


Do you want to join the largest independent Approved Inspector in England and Wales, applying your knowledge of Building Regulations compliance on some of the most prestigious construction schemes? We are actively recruiting for experienced Building Control Surveyors and the next generation of talent to join our North and South teams working across residential, commercial and major projects.

With offices from Durham in the North East and Truro in the South West, we offer a generous benefits package and opportunities for flexible home-working. View our Careers page and find the next step in your career.

Stroma Academy

As Building Control Surveyors, we recognise that our role within the Built Environment is really important, keeping people safe in buildings. Our Stroma Academy is a dedicated development programme to train junior surveyors towards CABE chartership. The two-year programme combines theoretical knowledge of Building Regulations with practical, on-site experience alongside experienced surveyors.

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