Our People - Meet the Team

Galbraith have a fantastic group of talented people working for them. See our experts here who will be happy to discuss your needs.

George Bouwens

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Building Surveying

George joined Galbraith in 2017 and is based in the Edinburgh office.  Previously he ran his own practice in Kenya focusing on the educational sector and private residential projects and worked for Knight Frank in Hungerford prior to this.

Gregor Howitt

FRICS

Building Surveying

Gregor is in charge of the Building Surveying and Architectural department in our Inverness office. He undertakes a variety of major building work from the small scale domestic property, agricultural buildings and vehicle workshops to large scale lodge refurbishments. He has been with the firm since 1985, having previously worked with Smiths Gore in the north of England.

James Taylor

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Associate | Building Surveying

James joined Galbraith in 2014 and is a member of the Stirling Building Surveying Team. With 8 years’ experience in both residential and commercial sectors of building surveying, he has worked at GLM and Thomas and Adamson.

James Towers

BSc (Hons)

Building Surveying

James joined Galbraith in June 2016 and is a graduate Building Surveyor. He graduated from Edinburgh Napier University with a first class honours degree.

John Pullen

CEng MIET

Building Surveying

John joined Galbraith in 2018 as a Project Manager and is based in the Inverness Office. As a Chartered Engineer with 20 years of experience he manages large scale building construction projects and infrastructure installations throughout Scotland. John has previously managed the construction of commercial buildings, bridge and track works to support forestry operations, estate wide electrification projects and numerous hydro schemes.

Juliette Hay Dingwall

BDes. (Hons)

Building Surveying

Juliette joined the Inverness Building Surveying and Architectural Department in 2014. Her career in Architectural Design spans 12 years, predominately involved in the conservation and restoration of historic buildings at the design stage and throughout the project management.

Lewis Thompson

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Building Surveying

Lewis joined Galbraith in July 2015 having previously worked for Amey surveying railway infrastructure. He undertakes various commercial and rural projects throughout Scotland and England as well as professional work.

Martin Cassels

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Partner | Building Surveying

Martin joined Galbraith in 2008 and is the partner in charge of Building Surveying. With over 20 years experience of both residential and commercial sectors of building surveying, he previously worked with CB Richard Ellis and Kilmartin Property Group. He provides the full range of building surveying services including project management, development monitoring and professional building surveying services for a wide range of clients.

Pam Over

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Chief Executive | Commercial, Valuations, Building Surveying

Pam is Chief Executive of Galbraith and is part of the firm's Commercial team. Based in the Edinburgh office she has over 30 years' experience of commercial property specialising in asset management and development for a wide range of clients. She has the breadth of experience to take projects from conception through to completion.

Peter Scott Aiton

MRICS

Partner | Building Surveying

Peter joined Galbraith in 2010 when he returned to Scotland after working for GVA Grimley in London. He predominantly undertakes commercial projects and professional work throughout Scotland and England. With a working knowledge of rural property through his family farm in the Borders. Peter also covers some rural and residential Building Surveying work.

Robert Garrett

Building Surveying

Robert joined Galbraith in 2010 having spent over 30 years in the construction sector working for companies such as Balfour Beatty, Mowlem and design consultants. He oversees various building projects and manages the day-to-day maintenance on a number of our key client property portfolios.

Robert Weaver

Building Surveying

Robert joined Galbraith in January 2017 as a graduate Building Surveyor. He graduated from Edinburgh Napier University in May 2016 and is working towards his full RICS membership by undertaking the Assessment of Professional Competence.