People

 
SteadWay is dedicated to attracting and selecting high-calibre and enthusiastic individuals who aspire to and represent the company's culture of excellence and teamwork. Meet some of our team...
 

David Lees

CEO


David has accumulated over 30 years of property and construction consulting experience across Europe. He has been based in Germany since 1991 working as a project and cost manager and has also acted as a client representative on numerous projects. David set up Gardiner & Theobald's Berlin office in 2006 and represented the practice for 10 years as a Partner and the Country Manager for Germany and Switzerland. Prior to this, he managed his own practice in Germany. David started his career with Wilson Large + Partners in England. He is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS) and has a BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying. He is a native English speaker and fluent in German.


Our business is about striving for the best service in our field.
David Lees
David Lees
CEO
Paul Ndi
Paul Ndi
Managing Director

Paul Ndi

Managing Director


Paul has been based in Germany since 1989 and has over 21 years of construction and property consulting experience, working initially as an architect and university lecturer and later as a project and cost manager. He was previously a head of office for AOS Group / Colliers International and managed their Berlin office. Paul holds an MBA from the ESCP Europe and a Certificate of Leading Innovation from Red McCombs School of Business, Texas. He originally qualified as an architect at the Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany, and is a member of the German Chamber of Architects. He is fluent in English, German and French.


We will go the extra mile to put a smile of satisfaction on your face.

Marcel Gallinge

Director


Marcel has been delivering construction projects initially as an architect and later as a project manager for over 21 years. He has gained solid experience working on projects throughout Germany and in England, Northern Ireland and Australia. He previously worked for the asset and property management company Estama Real Estate Management and prior to that he managed his own architectural practice based in Berlin. Marcel originally qualified as an architect at the Beuth Hochschule für Technik Berlin, Germany, and is a member of the German Chamber of Architects. He is fluent in German and English.


Our successful projects are our business card.
Marcel Gallinge
Marcel Gallinge
Director
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Linn Sonder
Associate Director

Linn Sonder

Associate Director


Linn has 15 years of project management experience in the German construction industry, working earlier in her career at DU Diedrichs and later at Arcadis before joining SteadWay in 2015. She has worked on projects throughout Germany and has particular experience in the hospitality and leisure sectors. Linn originally studied both Architecture (BSc) in Berlin and Project Management (MSc with distinction) in Manchester. She is fluent in English, German and French.


Without initiation, processes don't evolve and improve.

Liam Ganner

Associate Director


Liam has over 15 years of experience working as a cost manager on numerous construction projects. He has been based in Germany since 2011, but started his career as a quantity surveyor with the main contractor, P. Elliott & Co., in Ireland and later at Arcadis before joining SteadWay in 2014. Liam has accumulated a broad portfolio of experience cost managing a wide range of projects across multiple asset classes throughout Ireland, England and in Germany. He has BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying and is a native English speaker and fluent in German.


Achieving best value for money is our primary goal.
Liam Ganner
Liam Ganner
Associate Director
Hanna Actub
Hanna Actub
Cost Manager
Lorena Aguilera
Lorena Aguilera Forero
Senior Project Manager
Nathan Marthinussen
Nathan Marthinussen
Cost Manager
Thomas Butcher
Thomas Butcher
Project Manager

Marc Carrera
Marc Carrera
Cost Manager
Yasmin El-Salahat
Yasmin El-Salahat
Office Manager
Jacobus Erwee
Jacobus Erwee
Senior Cost Manager
Robert Fairbairn
Robert Fairbairn
Assistant Cost Manager

Olabanji Fayemi
Olabanji Fayemi
Cost Manager
Rob Gerrebrands
Rob Gerrebrands
Project Manager
Paula Görler
Paula Görler
Project Assistant
David Geyer
David Geyer
Senior Project Manager

Dioshan Jeyananthan
Dioshan Jeyananthan
Cost Manager
Dorothy Jones
Dorothy Jones
Senior Project Manager
Ernst Jordaan
Ernst Jordaan
Senior Cost Manager
Andrea Hoffmann
Andrea Hoffmann
Senior Cost Manager

Elton Olivier
Elton Olivier
Senior Cost Manager
Francisco Pernia
Francisco Pernia
Senior TDD Manager
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Lisa Vanovitch
Marketing Manager
Antonia Wulf
Antonia Wolf
Assistant Project Manager