The Team



Ian Palin
Managing Director

Ian has a solid background working for main contractors since starting out as a Surveyor in 1987. His experience includes challenging retail schemes, listed buildings, leisure and theatre, private and public residential, Blue Light, education and fit-outs. He has extensive construction knowledge and is an excellent manager.  Ian can see the big picture without missing the finer details.


Peter Winder
Construction Director

Peter started his career as a design draughtsman before moving onto building surveying and eventually moving over to contracting. This career path has enabled him to gain an appreciation of working on both sides of the industry; consequently, he understands all the processes involved in any construction project. Peter has extensive technical knowledge and wide-ranging experience taking in the commercial, residential, education, local authority non-housing, healthcare and Blue Light sectors.


Guy Want
Contracts Manager

Guy has a wealth of construction experience, ranging from his days as a carpenter to his current position as Contracts Manager. He has a keen understanding of the importance of safety on site, having spent some time as a SHEQ Manager, and his knowledge of Arc’s operations and procedures is faultless.  He commands the respect of his colleagues and is able to bring his experience to bear across all our projects.