Lance Taylor
Lance Taylor
CEO
Gallagher

Gallagher Group is a strong, well-established business which has built an unrivalled reputation over the last 45 years as one of the South East's premier civil engineering, groundworks, aggregates and property development businesses. Lance joined Gallagher in November 2018 from Persimmon, where he was previously Regional Chairman with responsibility for operations across London & South East, South Coast, Wales, St Modwen/Persimmon national Joint Venture and a 400 person strong civil engineering and groundworks business. Together these businesses delivered a turnover in excess of £1bn per annum. Prior to joining Persimmon, Lance spent over a decade at international cost, project management and property consultancy, Rider Levett Bucknall, where he was Chief Executive from 2007 to 2014. At RLB he was involved in a range of major infrastructure and energy projects such as supporting LOCOG on the 2012 London Olympics and nuclear decommissioning work at Sellafield. He began his career in a range of on-site engineering, contracts and project management roles at Tarmac, Birse, and Sisk, before moving into project management at PCM and Head of Project Management at GVA.