Country: United Arab Emirates
Industry Sector: Construction
Diales, the Expert Witness support services division of Driver Group Plc (the global professional services consultancy to construction and engineering) welcome Gary Richards, MRICS, to their Expert Witness team.
As an asset valuation specialist, Gary brings a new skill set and service offering to complement the delay, quantum and technical expertise that the Diales team currently represent.
Gary is highly-respected in his field, with more than 20 years of experience as a property professional. He provides feasibility studies, valuations and strategic advice for clients ranging from developers and law firms to government institutions and investors around the world.
Based in the United Arab Emirates, and supporting clients globally, Gary has been appointed as an expert in valuation related disputes including the effect on value for delays, over-development and breach of contract. He has undertaken a wide range of appointments including property, assets, operating entities and developments.
Mark Wheeler, Global Chief Operating Officer for Driver Group and Head of Diales stated:
“I am delighted to welcome Gary to the Diales team. We are often asked for valuation expertise, whether that relates to diminution of value in an asset, or simply a professional view as to value. Gary has provided this service all over the world, and now adds a new dimension to the value that Diales can offer a client’s team.”
“I am absolutely delighted to now be a part of Diales, their reputation in the expert field is second to none. Expanding into the valuation arena will provide clients with a wider range of services related to the property and assets industries.”