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David Daly, Managing Director

David is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor and testifying expert witness, bringing extensive commercial experience in dispute avoidance, management and resolution to sectors including healthcare, residential, offices, insurance and energy across both domestic and international markets.

An accredited expert witness and NEC3 Project Manager, he began his career in London as a mechanical and electrical (M&E) quantity surveyor apprentice in 1999. After focusing on claims and dispute resolution in the Middle East from 2007-2016, he returned to London and founded Novus Resolve in 2019, offering support in claims management and expert witness services.

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Asa Southgate, Director

Asa is a quantity surveyor and commercial manager with over 20 years’ experience in the construction industry. He started his career as an apprentice at a leading M&E contractor with our director David Daly. Asa has commercially managed many multi million pound projects across London and the UK for main contractors, subcontractors and specialist subsubcontractors in a range of sectors including pharmaceutical, healthcare, high rise office blocks, sports stadia, residential developments and hotels.

In addition to his domestic experience, Asa was a commercial manager at a large switchgear supplier and subcontractor in Dubai. In that time, Asa worked on many mega projects throughout the Gulf region including the Dubai Terminal 3 project, the largest M&E project in the world at the time. Asa currently applies his experience of disputes and commercial management to help our clients successfully deliver their projects.

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Darragh McGreevy, Senior consultant

Darragh is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor with substantial experience acquired across a variety of sectors and regions. Since gaining his degree in 1998, Darragh has worked at all levels of the supply chain from specialist subcontractors, Tier 1 main contractors to developers, both domestically and internationally.

Darragh joined Novus Resolve in 2023 to apply his extensive experience to the field of dispute resolution and expert witness services.

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