Supplier of the Year

Tony Raikes

Tony Raikes,
Managing Director

As MD of VINCI Facilities, Tony values working with our supply chain partners collaboratively to deliver excellent services together with the aim of delighting our customers and supporting all our stakeholders.

Neil Mant

Neil Mant
Supply Chain and Purchasing Director for VINCI Construction UK.

Neil is committed to developing strategy and driving change within supply chains and has a 15 year track record of success in this area and is an active member and supporter of various industry groups including Build UK and the Supply Chain Sustainability School.

 Karen James

Karen James,
Supply Chain Relationship Manager

Karen's overall responsibility is to deliver the Supply Chain Strategy for VINCI Facilities. She is committed to driving change in the supply chain and delivering mutually beneficial relationships. Karen has been a driving force behind these awards!


Victoria Hughes

Victoria Hughes,
Business Responsibility Director

Vicky works in collaboration with all our stakeholders to drive responsible business practices throughout our operations and deliver efficient, inclusive and resilient places to live and work.

Talfyn Farell

Talfryn Farell,
Head of Operational Excellence

With a passion to make a difference and deliver Excellence in our operations, Talfryn combines his Construction Management experience with “Lean” thinking to drive a culture of efficiency, effectiveness and continuous improvement across VINCI Facilities.


Garry McInerney

Garry McInerney,
Operations Director

With over 35 years of experience in the construction industry, Garry is a key advocate of partnering and collaboration in our industry. He is a long standing member of the PPC/TPC Steering Group, and a strong supporter of our suppliers within our Building Solutions Business Unit.

Melanie Richardson

Melanie Richardson
Head of Cleaning Services

Melanie is our subject matter expert,utilising her 30 years experience in the industry to create and manage an operational framework which directs project teams to ensure safety,productivity and quality in our cleaning delivery.


Samantha West

Samantha West,
Sector Commercial Director

Samantha is the Commercial lead in our Public Sector FM Business Unit. She thrives on creating a collaborative work environment and is a strong advocate for Fairness, Inclusion and Respect in our business.

Adrian Hanna

Adrian Hanna,
Sector Commercial Director

Adrian has an extensive experience within FM & Construction sector and fully understands the importance and impact suppliers make to our service delivery. He leads the commercial activities within our Private sector FM Business Unit.


Naomi Coleman

Naomi Coleman,
Operational Excellence Manager

With a background in both FM Operations and Performance roles, Naomi’s passion is in driving excellence through collaboration and empowerment. She has high expectations of the suppliers in this category!

Ian Dodd

Ian Dodd,
Sector Commercial Manager

When he’s not engaged in commercial matters, Ian is a self-confessed IT geek! He looks to help VINCI and our stakeholders collate and present data in innovative ways, to aid decision making.


Barry Boxall

Barry Boxall,
Divisional Director

Barry has vast operational experience with over 40 years in the industry. His diligent approach ensures our employees and our supply chain have the appropriate procedures and a positive environment to work in.

Sue Matheson

Sue Matheson,
Sector Director

Sue leads the sector team within our Local Authority and transport sector and has a passion for collaboration and continuous improvement. Sue works closely with customers and suppliers to deliver excellent services across the whole of the public sector.

Health, Safety & Discipline

Adele Bowman

Adele Bowman,
Sector Director

With a vast experience within the FM & Construction Industry, Adele leads our Government,Public Spaces and Heritage sector delivering a wide range of services across a unique portfolio, providing the transformative leadership qualities required to drive continuous improvement and performance efficiencies within our operational contracts.

Daren Irvin

Daren Irvin,
Head of HSEQ

Daren leads on all aspects of HSEQ for VINCI Facilities and has over 18 years’ experience in Health & Safety. He provides expert advice and assists our suppliers and teams in dynamic and high risk environments.

Environmental Stewardship

Sylvia Mercer

Sylvia Mercer,
Commercial Manager

Sylvia is the Commercial Manger for the Lincolnshire County Council and Heart of The City projects. Sylvia is one of the founders of the MyPledge Commitment, to reduce plastic waste amongst the VINCI workforce. She is also passionate about building good relationships with our supply chain.

Matt Hickman

Matt Hickman,
Client Relationship Manager

Matt has championed biodiversity projects and is passionate about engaging with suppliers. Leading the Net Zero Energy agenda and Positive Impact Commerce for our Building Solutions Business Unit he works with Constructing Excellence and our extensive specialist supply chain to deliver change through innovation and collaboration.

Social Value Creation

Gary Codling

Gary Codling,
Performance Director

Gary equips our teams with digital tools and lean improvement techniques, information systems and analysis; providing insights to help with productivity and create value for our stakeholders.


Cara Kennelly,

Cara Kennelly,
Social Sustainability Manager

Cara is an accredited Social Value Practitioner with Social Value International and has a passion for benefiting all stakeholders through industry with purpose. She advocates for collaboration across the value chain and understands the power of impact-driven procurement.