Meet the Team

Martin Round

MRICS MAPM

Martin is a Director and co-owner of Artis Consulting and has over 30 years experience across all sectors of the construction industry. Martin’s role encompasses all the activities of managing a growing business, whilst also retaining a hands on role in delivering projects.

Martin is a keen supporter of Sunderland AFC and secretly admits to having been a keen front row attendee of a Englebert Humperdink concert.

Sean McKeon

BSc Hons MRICS

Sean is a Director and co-owner of Artis Consulting and has over 20 years experience across all sectors of the construction industry. Sean’s role encompasses all the activities of managing and developing the business, as well as delivering projects for a wide range of clients.

Sean is a long suffering supporter of Newcastle United and if asked nicely will regale you with tales of him playing at Wembley Stadium in 2007!

Paula Rae

BSc Hons

Paula is a Cost Manager at Artis Consulting and has 20 years experience across different sectors of the construction industry. Paula’s current role also involves project managing the Homelife Project for Changing Lives.

Paula is also a Registrar and performs marriages in the Newcastle area.

David Jobson

BSc Hons

David is a Cost Manager at Artis Consulting working across different sectors of the construction industry. David’s role involves providing cost management advice throughout the development and construction process. David has recently returned to the UK having spent 14 month living in Saudi Arabia where he was able to travel and experience a lot of different countries and their cultures. The highlights being; trying the local foods, swimming in the Dead Sea and going to see Petra and the Taj Mahal which are 2 of the 7 wonders of the world.

Neil Proctor

BSc Hons

Neil is a Project and Cost Manager at Artis Consulting working across different sectors of the construction industry. Neil enjoys rock climbing in his spare time and also plays the guitar and keyboard in a local cover band. He has finally accepted that he will never play at Knebworth Festival.

Robert Girdwood

Robert is a Trainee Quantity Surveyor at Artis Consulting and is undertaking a part time study programme in quantity surveying leading to a degree qualification.

Robert is a season ticket holder at Sunderland AFC. He enjoys playing sports including football and golf and is a member of Wearside golf club.

What our Clients Say

Artis have been able to maintain the trust of all parties and demonstrate an impartiality that has taken the partnership to new heights. livin has received excellent advice and been the beneficiary of thoroughly successful contracts. I can without hesitation recommend Artis for this type of role.

Wayne Harris, Executive Director, livin

Artis understand our business and have adopted our project objectives and aspirations as their own from the outset.  They add real value to the development process, and deliver services which regularly exceed our expectations.

Geoff Clark, Development Manager, Ravensworth Property Developments LLP

Our success relies heavily on our securing successful partnerships with suppliers who bring their own specialisms, experience and empathy to our projects.  Artis Consulting Ltd are a can-do company, positive, forward thinking, and exemplary in their field. 

Jim Beirne MBE, CEO Live Theatre