Paul Chandler

Executive Managing Director, Wates Construction Group at Wates

Paul joined Wates in 2017 as Managing Director of the Construction Group and joined the Group Board in 2018.

Paul has overall accountability for Construction and SES Engineering Services all of which have seen significant growth in the last three years.

Before joining Wates Paul was Executive Vice President at Skanska having spent all his 35-year career there. During that time, he was involved in some landmark projects such as the Gherkin and Heron Tower in London as well as the Apple Campus in California.

He is focused on bringing in the next generation of talent to help mould the future of the industry and believes passionately that in order to do so the sector must showcase its impressive expertise and capabilities as it expands with the times.



  • Executive Managing Director, Wates Construction Group

    January, 2017 - present

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