David Hodgkinson

managing partner

David is Managing Partner and has a wealth of experience in the commercial property sector dealing with all aspects of building surveying professional services, project management and cost control. David specialises in strategic property advice and fit-out and refurbishment in the office sector from feasibility, through the construction phase to final account and handover of the completed project.

A strong commercial awareness and can-do approach under pin David’s advice which has gained him a reputation within the industry as a pro-active surveyor who makes things happen and ensures project delivery.
07552 120 108

Jordan McCaffery


Jordan takes the lead on all interior design and workplace consultancy projects and is recognised as one of the leading talents in the UK, bringing fresh thinking to interior fit-out of commercial spaces. This design talent is grounded with a practical commercial awareness and technical knowledge.
Jordan is a British Council of Office award winner for his design on project Whitespace and was also recently awarded the BCO ‘rising star’ award, an industry wide programme acknowledging outstanding contributions to the commercial property sector.
07595 644 088

Nick Hughes


Nick is a Partner who specializes in building surveying, project management and is highly respected for his skills in project delivery, cost control, and contract administration, together with providing dilapidations, pre-acquisition and pre-lease professional services.

Nick is also a qualified CDM Co-ordinator and oversees all Health and Safety matters for HKSD.
07951 758 815

Ben Clayton


Ben is an Associate  and oversees all architectural services and provides legislative expertise in all matters of statutory compliance, be it building control, listed building, planning or advertisements consents together with Landlords consent.

Ben also provides 3D visualisation, together with technology and green issues expertise. 
07730 768 003

Paul Nicol


Paul specialises in design, space planning and 3D visualisation. A practical knowledge under pins Pauls design skills together with a strong understanding  of statutory compliance and building standards. Paul also plays a key role in project managing fit-outs, involving himself from inception to completion. A hands-on approach fosters good and long-lasting relationships with clients.

Paul is also expert in furniture specification and has an in-depth knowledge of furniture systems and procurement.
07595 644 088

Grant Dougal

Architectural Technologist

Grant has a wide ranging understanding of design, space planning, 3D visualisation and is heavily involved in the production of tender drawing packages and statutory consent submissions. Grant also has a keen interest in up and coming technologies and how this will shape our interactions with buildings in the future.
07526 590 245

Catriona MacDonald

Building Surveyor

Catriona provides a wide range of building surveying disciplines within HKSD, including building pathology, dilapidations, cost control, contract administration and project management.

As a commercially aware building surveyor Catriona has developed a good attitude and understanding for delivering reasoned and relevant advice tailored to individual client needs.
07979 987 093

Rhona Donaldson

Business Manager

Rhona has a track record in managing SME’s and oversees the overall business operations of HKSD. This involves a wide ranging remit of overseeing finance, HR and marketing.

As well as ensuring the business runs smoothly, Rhona chairs and ensures implementation of business strategy in partnership with the management team and is responsible for both the financial health and employee wellbeing of HKSD.

Being a fulcrum of the business this involves a wide range of skills which is fundamental to allowing HKSD to provide their best possible service while always ensuring that we meet our core values and remember who we are, where we have come from and where we are going.
07936 340 807