John Plum MRICS MCIOB
John is the driving force behind blu, which he founded in 2004. A Chartered Building Surveyor with a comprehensive understanding of the profession. His key areas of expertise include change management, project design and development, contract administration, procurement and a full range of professional project management services.
John is a director who creates project environments that promote motivation and support to all team members. He is a result-focused surveyor and his awareness of the balance required between a client’s commercial priorities and quality requirements drives project solutions that are sustainable and can be delivered on time and within budget.
Throughout his career John has worked across a wide range of projects for both public and private sector clients, including Health, Education, Civic & Community, Residential and regularly acts in the role of Framework and Client Manager.
John has a particular interest in the Mental Healthcare Sector a friend of the Kings Fund he has undertaken a number of commissions evaluating client’s existing building stock, producing proposals and offering strategic advice for their future usage, maintenance and refurbishment.
A member of Design in Mental Health Network John regularly attends workshops and Mental Health Facilities forums on the latest trends and seeks to agree the best practice for Mental Health environments.