Karl Bunting joined UCEM in 2014 as a Foundation Degree Programme Leader from the University of Greenwich where he was Senior Lecturer in Project and Construction Management. Karl’s career has progressed from being an apprentice electrician to a consultant and lecturer. He has worked in facilities management for Marks and Spencer and as a building surveying for Atkins Asset Management. Karl was instrumental in setting up the Gateway Partnership which is a successful consultancy and surveying practice. Karl continues to advise in the built environment today as a director of a property management company.
His research interests include: building maintenance, sustainable methods of construction and energy use within buildings. Karl is a chartered member of the CIOB and a fellow of the HEA. Karl is now very much involved with apprenticeship delivery and is the Head of Apprenticeship Programme Management at UCEM.