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UCL Estates comprises a number of teams led by the Estates Leadership Team.

Andrew Grainger

Director of UCL Estates

Andrew Grainger has overall responsibility for UCL Estates.

Andrew Grainger: +44 (0)20 7679 1212 (UCL ext 41212)
Claire Tranter - Executive Assistant: +44 (0)20 7679 1212 (UCL ext 41212)

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Dave Smith

Deputy Director of Estates Strategy / Director, Estates Strategy & Programme Delivery

Dave Smith is responsible for leadership of all issues relating to the strategic development of the Estate, space management and the delivery of the capital programmes and projects across the Estate to support the academic vision.

Dave Smith: +44 (0)20 7679 1224 (UCL ext 41224)
Claire Tranter Executive Assistant: +44 (0)20 7679 1212 (UCL ext 41212)

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Colin Plank

Director, Property and Accommodation

Colin Plank is responsible for all property acquisitions and disposals and for managing and advising on UCL’s property portfolio. Colin also leads on Student Accommodation reflecting a new Student Accommodation Strategy and integration of the residential and non-residential Estate.

Colin Plank: +44 (0)20 7679 1612 (UCL ext 41612)
Jacqui Tannis Riley - PA/Team Secretary: +44 (0)20 7679 1640 (UCL ext 41640)

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Geoff Prudence

Director, Facilities and Infrastructure

Geoff Prudence leads the strategy, development and integrated operational delivery of all engineering, maintenance and facilities (hard and soft) services, across the entire Estate.

Geoff Prudence: +44 (0)20 7679 1201 (UCL ext 41201)
Nita Khambatta - PA/Team Secretary: +44 (0)20 3108 7989 (UCL ext 87989)

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Sian Minett

Director, Estates Portfolio & Business Services

Sian Minett leads enabling teams with responsibility for programme integration systems and processes to support business transformation and day to day services to Estates professionals across UCL.

Sian Minett: +44 (0)20 7679 8240 (UCL ext 48240)
Paula Allen PA/Team Secretary: +44 (0)20 3549 5913 (UCL ext 65913)

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Richard Jackson

Director, Sustainability and Safety

Richard Jackson is responsible for developing and implementing UCL's policies and strategies on sustainability and safety at UCL. This will include the development and implementation of UCL's carbon management strategy; its approach to managing and mitigating its environmental impacts; enhancing and improving the local, regional and global environment; leading the Safety Services team and creating a culture for engaging with staff, students and stakeholders on sustainability issues.

Richard Jackson: +44 (0)20 7679 1671 (UCL ext 41671)
Victoria Buckland PA/Team Secretary: +44 (0)20 3108 8626 (UCL ext 58626)

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