CEO for Construction
Gareth Lewis has been a member of the Mace Group Board since 2001. Under Gareth’s leadership, as CEO for Construction, Mace has become one of the UK and Europe’s leading major contractors and construction managers, and his vision for the future is transforming the way we create the built environment. Gareth also sits on Build UK’s CEO panel.
With more than 35 years’ experience in the construction industry, Gareth joined Mace in 1994 and then the Group Board in 2001, before becoming one of the owners of the business in 2003. In 2007, Gareth was appointed Chief Operating Officer for our construction business in the UK and since then, has increased the construction business turnover to more than £1.6bn - with Mace Construct now established as London’s No 1 contractor.
During his time as CEO, Gareth has been key in the development of several high-profile Mace projects, including The Shard in London Bridge, T5 at Heathrow and Battersea Power Station - one of Europe’s largest construction projects.
Gareth continues to drive Mace to new heights every day. He has a no compromises approach to health, safety and wellbeing has ensured that Mace has one of the best safety records in the industry. Gareth also currently oversees management of the construction supply chain, and is Group Board sponsor for Behaviours for Success & our Enabled Group.