Meet the team

Professional | Competent | Reliable

We directly employ a large workforce and recognise the important contribution our team plays in providing a successful organisation for our clients.


Mervyn Denney – Managing Director

Responsible as MD and FD for the wider group, Mervyn started with the company in the 1980’s working as a Quantity Surveyor before moving into Contracts Management.  He now specialises in advising our estimating team with construction techniques, programming, design, procurement and H&S to ensure innovative solutions are offered to our clients. Mervyn’s strategic project delivery direction combined with his drive for quality, reliability and innovation is apparent in all projects Evers undertake.

Alan Evers – Operations Director

Responsible for all group operations, Alan started with the company in the 1990’s specialising in Purchasing and Material Supply Chain Management.  He now oversees and develops all of the company’s core support activities including Purchasing, HR, IT, Marketing, Communications, Compliance, Business Management Systems as well as the Joinery Manufacturing Division. Alan’s commitment to developing the company, people and systems ensures a strong embedded culture of continuous improvement at Evers.


Steve Ewers MCIOB – Construction Director

Responsible for all construction activity, Steve started with the company in the 1980’s as a student, quickly moving into site management before progressing to contracts management. He now leads the contracts management team and is responsible for all live projects. He has a passion for Training and Development, Chairing ECTA whilst also being responsible for staff training and the management of company plant. He uses his vast technical knowledge and experience to oversee challenging construction projects supporting his team to deliver schemes successfully for our clients.


Kevin Howell – Commercial Director

Responsible for Estimating and Quantity Surveying, Kevin joined the company in the 1990’s as a student surveyor before becoming a QS. He now leads our Commercial Department calling on his wealth of experience to secure work, provide sound financial information and best value for clients as works proceed. Kevin fosters good working relationships with the wider project team through managing our subcontractor supply chain fairly which is intrinsic to the non-adversarial culture of the company as a whole.


Simon Cooper – Associate Director

Responsible for Client Liaison, Business Development and our Electrical Division. Simon has been a Project Quantity Surveyor for the Company since 2006 and is frequently recognised by clients for his sound financial management of contracts.  Having worked his way up through the company he has a passion for developing staff to their full potential.




Marie Paveley – Company Accountant / Company Secretary

Responsible for the accounting and financial reporting function, Marie joined the company in 2000 after completing her ACCA qualification with a local audit practice. Marie has developed her skills in other areas over the years, providing support in HR and IT, as well as taking on the role of Company Secretary for the group. She is committed to developing the financial reporting function further to assist with decision making within the company and to maintain compliance with the ever-changing external reporting requirements.



The Team

Bill Dyer

Adam Whiteley
Senior Estimator

Ruby Nixon
Marketing, Communication & Compliance

Justin Cooper
Contracts Manager

Martin Croot
Contracts Manager

Lyndsey Baynham
Quantity Surveyor

Mark Blackshaw
Senior Quantity Surveyor

Joe Chester
Quantity Surveyor

Jo Banks
Company Accountant

Shirley Carter
Accounts & Payroll

Kerry Thorneloe
Accounts Assistant

Matthew Browning
Contract Support & Buyer

Steve Blackmore
Joinery Manager

Tristan Luckman
Electrical Manager

Supported by 18 Site Managers and departments covering Compliance, Marketing, Health & Safety, IT, Administration, HR and Finance.