Judging 

Nominations for the Master Builder Awards are assessed by independent judging panels at both a local and national level who determine the winners. Regional judging for the 2021 Master Builder Awards is now complete.

Meet the 2021 national judges

Alasdair Reisner

Alasdair Reisner

Chief Executive, Civil Engineering Contractors Association

Andrea Dean

Andrea Dean

Property & Interiors Journalist

Andrew Baddeley-Chappell

CEO, NaCSBA

Anna Thompson

Anna Thompson

Head of Business Development, Local Authority Building Control

Caroline Gumble

Caroline Gumble

Chief Executive, CIOB

Clive Betts MP

Clive Betts MP

George Wallis

George Wallis

Head of Marketing, Isuzu (UK) Ltd

Hardy Giesler

Hardy Giesler

Chief Executive, BBA

Iain McIlwee

Iain McIlwee

CEO, Finishes and Interiors Sector

Jason Orme

Managing Director, Homes, Future PLC

John Ingham

John Ingham

Daily Express

John Newcomb

John Newcomb

CEO, Builders Merchants Federation

Lee Jones

Lee Jones

Professional Builder

Leigh Johnson

Leigh Johnson

Head of Design & Master Development, Homes England

Lynne Sullivan OBE

Chair, Green Construction Board

Mark Lawrence

Mark Lawrence

Senior Content Editor, HQN

Melissa York

Melissa York

Assistant Property Editor , The Times and The Sunday Times

Paula Higgins

Paula Higgins

Founder and CEO, HomeOwners Alliance

Peter Caplehorn

Peter Caplehorn

Chief Executive, Construction Products Association

Sarah Beale

Sarah Beale

Chief Executive, CITB

Shaun Spiers

Shaun Spiers

Executive Director, Green Alliance

Simon Ayers

Simon Ayers

Chief Executive, TrustMark

Tom Reynolds

CEO, British Bathroom Association

 

Meet the 2021 regional judges

Adele Lewis-Ward

Adele Lewis-Ward

Head of Development Finance - Midlands and North West, Homes England

Anna Scothern

Anna Scothern

Chief Executive, National Home Improvement Council

Anna Thompson

Anna Thompson

Head of Business Development, Local Authority Building Control

Astrid Madsen

Astrid Madsen

Editor, Self Build Magazine

Barry Neilson

Barry Neilson

Chief Executive, The Construction Industry Training Board Northern Ireland

Catrin Maby

Catrin Maby

Research and Consultancy, Energy in Buildings

Chris Jones

Chris Jones

Director, Planning Portal

David Hopkins

David Hopkins

CEO, Timber Trade Federation

Derek Whitehead

Derek Whitehead

Principal and CEO, Leeds College of Building

Eddie Weir

Eddie Weir

President, Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists

Gerald Naylor

Gerald Naylor

Chair, Chartered Institute of Building Wales

Graham Watts

Graham Watts

Chief Executive, Construction Industry Council

James Talman

James Talman

CEO, National Federation of Roofing Contractors

Joanne Ridout

Joanne Ridout

Property Editor, WalesOnline

John Palmer

John Palmer

Research & Policy Director, Passivhaus Trust

Jon Vanstone

Jon Vanstone

Senior Consultant, Tech Influence

Karen Stylianides

Karen Stylianides

Editor, Grand Designs Magazine

Kieran Findlay

Kieran Findlay

Editor, Scottish News

Lee Taylor

Lee Taylor

National Accounts Manager, TradePoint

Lori McElroy

Lori McElroy

Professor, University of Strathclyde

Lorraine Gregory

Lorraine Gregory

Partnerships Manager, The Construction Industry Training Board

Lucy Pedler

Lucy Pedler

Director, The Green Register

Maria Coulter

Maria Coulter

Managing Director, Construction Coach

Mike Leonard

Mike Leonard

CEO, Building Alliance

Natasha Brinsmead

Natasha Brinsmead

Associate Content Editor, Homebuilding & Renovating Magazine

Oscar Watkins

Oscar Watkins

Senior Account Manager, London Progression Collaboration

Paul Beckley

Paul Beckley

Head of Building Control, Cannock Chase District Council

Paul Riley

Paul Riley

Partner, Goodrich Consulting LLP

Phil Bishop

Phil Bishop

Online Editor, Construction Index

Rebecca Lovelace

Rebecca Lovelace

Founder, Building People

Richard Hibbert

Richard Hibbert

Chairperson, The Kitchen Bathroom Bedroom Specialists Association

Ron Fraser

Ron Fraser

Construction Scotland Industry Leadership Group

Scott Mckenzie

Scott Mckenzie

Chair, Local Authority Building Standards Scotland

Tammy Swift-Adams

Tammy Swift-Adams

Director of Planning, Homes for Scotland

Tom Butler

Tom Butler

Head of Sales & Marketing , Glass and Glazing Federation