Ian Fergusson

Non-Executive Director

Managing Partner of Shepherd Chartered Surveyors, Ian is also a member of the UK and Ireland and World Boards of the RICS.

Simon Jackson

Group COO

A former COO of Aon’s retail division and operations leader at Egg, Simon joined SDL in 2007 to lead the surveying businesses SDL Surveying and SDL Risk Management, as well as overseeing operations across the Group.

Giles Smith

Chief Surveyor

Giles qualified as a Chartered Building Surveyor in 1989, starting out in private practice across the South of England, before stints at C&G and Lloyds. Giles joined SDL Surveying in 2007 and is now Chief Surveyor for England and Wales, with multi-disciplinary responsibility and a specialist in residential surveying.

Ian Russell

Head of Surveying Field Services

A Chartered Surveyor since 1986, Ian joined SDL Surveying in 2015. After beginning his career at Connells, Ian's vast experience also includes roles at Countrywide and e.surv.

Joe Miller

Head of Operations

Prior to joining SDL Risk Management in 2007, Joe’s financial services education took place at Egg, before he moved to Gasbox Ltd to run their Customer Service consultancy. Joe’s focus is to drive business service and profitability for our lender partners.

SDL Group

Leadership Team

As part of the SDL Group, we also benefit from the guidance of some of the property and financial services industries’ best-regarded individuals. Please visit www.sdlgroup.co.uk for more details.