Neil graduated from the University of Greenwich in 1999 with an honours degree in Building Surveying and became Chartered in 2002. 

Neil set up West One Surveyors in 2011. His main interests are building failures and defects diagnosis and regularly accepts Expert Witness instructions on these matters. 

When not working, Neil spends his time renovating properties. He is particularly interested in bench top joinery when time permits as he also has four horses and various live stock.