Michelle Hannah
Michelle Hannah
Director
Cast Consultancy

Michelle is a Director at Cast with a specific delivery focus on project management and viability. Michelle has worked with a diversion range of clients including Housing Associations, Local Authorities, Private Developers. Her role is owning delivery responsibility of commissions through all stages of the development process including project brief setting. Michelle has also supported a diverse range of clients with decision making in relation to site acquisition, master planning, planning viability and the raising of equity & debt financing. Michelle has a keen interest in reinventing procurement processes to better suit project needs moving away from a standard ‘one size fits all’ approach. Michelle often speaks at external events around successful procurement in adapting the route to the project. Michelle has developed a deep specialism within the Build to Rent sector and is the author of Cast’s report, ‘The Rental Space Race’. Michelle has also led on business’ strategic research both internal and external including supporting Mark Farmer in the preparation of the 2016 independent review of the UK’s construction labour market, commissioned by the UK Government, entitled ‘Modernise or Die’ and a published research paper for NHBC on Modern Methods of Construction entitled ‘Who’s doing what?’.