Robert Knight

Operations and Construction Director

Robert leads the strategic operational delivery, procurement, design and construction management functions for igloo. A respected chartered construction manager, surveyor, environmentalist and corporate construction surveyor, Robert has over 30 years’ senior managerial experience in UK development, construction, civil engineering, housebuilding and mixed use urban regeneration areas.

Robert sets standards extremely high whilst driving team excellence across the igloo development portfolio. Taking schemes to award winning completion, through a rigorous approach to project monitoring and review, Robert captains the balance of igloo’s quality, financial and impact outcomes.

Robert’s contribution and commitment to sustainable development is nationally recognised and as a result he holds positions on multiple industry boards and forums including:

  • Immediate past chairman of the UK Construction Clients Group
  • Constructing Excellence SW
  • The Strategic Forum for Construction
  • President of the Bristol Constructing Excellence Club.
  • Contributor to the United Nations environmental programme as a member of their College of Observers.
  • Visiting lecturer at the University of the West of England