The Managing Director of GSE Ltd is Michael Thorogood. Michael has worked for a number of consulting engineers in his career; starting at the bottom as a junior draughtsman, he moved into structural engineering and after several years became qualified at degree level. Gaining experience through his career he has passed the professional examinations to become a Chartered Engineer.
Michael is now an experienced structural engineer for residential (single dwellings and multi-storey buildings) and commercial/industrial buildings. Other areas of engineering he can help you with are: due diligence on site acquisitions, site investigations, reporting for insurance covered damage to structures. To gain practical site experience, he spent two years on a construction site as a Resident Engineer, responsible for quality and dimensional control, supervision of construction on a large single residential project with associated infrastructure on a private island near Guernsey.
Michael’s experience developed through his career providing clients with sound commercial civil and structural engineering solutions from inception through to completion. Projects ranged from large multi million pound industrial/commercial developments to small structural investigations and report writing.
Having progressed through his career gaining promotion to senior management and equity partnership, Michael started his own practice in October 2013 and now enjoys working with private and corporate clients and also offers his experience to other professional practices on a project-by-project basis.