ABOUT - Who we are


Quantum International PLC was established in 1976, making it the most experienced Consultant in its field.

In its 39 years, the firm has collaborated with many of the foremost names in the global construction industry and on many thousands of cases.

We have earned a reputation for being one of the shrewdest and most innovative firms in the industry.                                                             The successful outcomes that our Clients achieve are a direct function of the unique blend of skill, vision and expertise of our team.

And we only employ the very best!


Michael has been a non - executive director of Quantum for more than a decade and was appointed its new Chairman in July 2015.  Michael qualified as a solicitor over thirty years ago and was a partner in a London firm specialising in property, development and finance. He left the profession to work in the corporate environment.  He has been a director of private and publicly listed companies and gained expertise in many jurisdictions and fields including corporate structures,  property, finance and management. His rounded experience has helped Quantum's Board evolve to meet changing environments.    

Michael has been a non - executive director of Quantum for more than a decade and was appointed its new Chairman in July 2015.  Michael qualified as a solicitor over thirty years ago and was a partner in a London firm specialising in property, development and finance. He left the profession to work in the corporate environment.  He has been a director of private and publicly listed companies and gained expertise in many jurisdictions and fields including corporate structures,  property, finance and management.

His rounded experience has helped Quantum's Board evolve to meet changing environments.

 

 

Peter co-founded Quantum International PLC in 1996 and since then, the firm has grown and developed to become one of the most respected specialists in its industry sector. Peter has a passion for building businesses and has worked with arguably some of the most talented and enterprising individuals who have assisted in achieve his ambitions to create a Management Consultancy with the highest industry standards. Quantum International has a highly individual angle to it and Peter and the Management team are always seeking ways to bring a much greater sense of value to Clients than perhaps they have come to expect from others.  

Peter co-founded Quantum International PLC in 1996 and since then, the firm has grown and developed to become one of the most respected specialists in its industry sector.

Peter has a passion for building businesses and has worked with arguably some of the most talented and enterprising individuals who have assisted in achieve his ambitions to create a Management Consultancy with the highest industry standards.

Quantum International has a highly individual angle to it and Peter and the Management team are always seeking ways to bring a much greater sense of value to Clients than perhaps they have come to expect from others.

 

Tom is Regional Director for the APAC region and holds the post of Chief Operating Officer. He has over 40 years of construction industry experience, specialising in schedule development and analysis, cost estimating and budget control, claims analysis and mitigation.                                                                                                       He served as a Manager and Engineer, Senior Estimator and Estimator / Scheduler for two large international construction contractors where he was responsible for budget development, bid estimates and schedules on various projects including inter alia refinery, buildings, roads, highways, dams, power plants, bridge, rail, environmental clean-up and tunnelling.Tom is an internationally recognised Expert on construction estimating, scheduling, forensic delay analysis and cost issues and has attested in numerous Court proceedings and arbitrations in the United States and overseas. Tom has worked on many projects in the Americas, Middle East, Europe, China, Southeast Asia and Pacific Areas. Tom provides a unique skill set and expertise as he manages our professional efforts to provide exceptional services to our Clients. 

Tom is Regional Director for the APAC region and holds the post of Chief Operating Officer. He has over 40 years of construction industry experience, specialising in schedule development and analysis, cost estimating and budget control, claims analysis and mitigation.                                                                                                       He served as a Manager and Engineer, Senior Estimator and Estimator / Scheduler for two large international construction contractors where he was responsible for budget development, bid estimates and schedules on various projects including inter alia refinery, buildings, roads, highways, dams, power plants, bridge, rail, environmental clean-up and tunnelling.Tom is an internationally recognised Expert on construction estimating, scheduling, forensic delay analysis and cost issues and has attested in numerous Court proceedings and arbitrations in the United States and overseas. Tom has worked on many projects in the Americas, Middle East, Europe, China, Southeast Asia and Pacific Areas. Tom provides a unique skill set and expertise as he manages our professional efforts to provide exceptional services to our Clients. 

Tara started her career in the construction industry in 1995, advancing to her current role as President of DMS International. She is responsible for all day-to-day operations of DMS including Human Resources and Finance departments, negotiating and signing contracts, business development and marketing support, overseeing all department heads responsible for work, staffing and implementation, client interaction, staffing and contract issues, and administrative functions.  Tara brings close to twenty years of industry experience on projects involving cost management, scheduling, owner’s representative services, project management and coordination of projects in MD/DC/VA.

Tara started her career in the construction industry in 1995, advancing to her current role as President of DMS International.

She is responsible for all day-to-day operations of DMS including Human Resources and Finance departments, negotiating and signing contracts, business development and marketing support, overseeing all department heads responsible for work, staffing and implementation, client interaction, staffing and contract issues, and administrative functions. 

Tara brings close to twenty years of industry experience on projects involving cost management, scheduling, owner’s representative services, project management and coordination of projects in MD/DC/VA.

Our Finance Director, Chris Burton is an experienced accounting, commercial and credit management professional with 20 plus years’ experience in assisting businesses and corporations improve their financial position. Chris is our detail man and likes nothing better than trouble-shooting and tailoring solutions to improve cash-flow and profitability. His career has taken him from credit management to running a successful business himself, and now to fronting the Finance department for Quantum.In his spare time, he is also a published author, with his Alpha One Sci-Fi series published traditionally by Eternal Press. ‘Alpha One - The Jump Pilot’ ( Dec 2010), Alpha One – The Kronan’ (May 2012) and ‘Alpha One - The Kryl Queen’ (Nov 2013) are all published with the 4th book with his publisher  and the 5th now well underway.

Our Finance Director, Chris Burton is an experienced accounting, commercial and credit management professional with 20 plus years’ experience in assisting businesses and corporations improve their financial position. Chris is our detail man and likes nothing better than trouble-shooting and tailoring solutions to improve cash-flow and profitability. His career has taken him from credit management to running a successful business himself, and now to fronting the Finance department for Quantum.In his spare time, he is also a published author, with his Alpha One Sci-Fi series published traditionally by Eternal Press.

‘Alpha One - The Jump Pilot’ ( Dec 2010), Alpha One – The Kronan’ (May 2012) and ‘Alpha One - The Kryl Queen’ (Nov 2013) are all published with the 4th book with his publisher  and the 5th now well underway.

Bob was co-founder of Quantum International and remains to this day, one of the most highly respected and regarded construction professionals. As head of Quantum's Expert Witness division, Bob is a recognised Expert in Quantum, Bob has taken the stand in a number of major Arbitration cases and his record of past performances is outstanding. Bob is also a proficient author of a number of notable publications, specialist studies and reports for industrial and public sector Clients and sits as the Chairman of the RICS Professional Assessment Committee.  

Bob was co-founder of Quantum International and remains to this day, one of the most highly respected and regarded construction professionals. As head of Quantum's Expert Witness division, Bob is a recognised Expert in Quantum, Bob has taken the stand in a number of major Arbitration cases and his record of past performances is outstanding.

Bob is also a proficient author of a number of notable publications, specialist studies and reports for industrial and public sector Clients and sits as the Chairman of the RICS Professional Assessment Committee.