Ross Gates

Director of Construction Management


With over 30 years’ experience in the property industry, Ross has operated at board level in client, consultant and construction environments, typically leading teams of between 100-300 staff. He has worked in programme management, project management, construction delivery and architectural practice both in the UK and internationally.

Ross has worked across sectors including, commercial, retail, hospitality, healthcare, luxury residential, portfolio rationalisation and education. His experience ranges from individual niche projects to large portfolios and multi-billion dollar programmes that stretch across international boundaries through Europe, Middle East / North Africa (MENA) and Asia Pacific (APAC).

Prior to RISE, Ross has most recently led Apple’s EMEA real estate development programme as Senior Director of Development and was previously a UK Construction Board Director at Laing O’Rourke, where he was Head of Development & Design for the UK.

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