SENIOR mechanical



bsc (hons) lcibse


managing director

BSc (Hons) IEng ACIBSE

richard farrow, 

finance & administration

Joe joined Sutcliffe Consulting Engineers in 2014 after working within the computer technology industry. Joe has undertaken qualifications whilst working for SCE and is currently completing his Masters qualification. Joe undertakes Mechanical design, Dynamic simulation modelling and energy assessment. 

Richard joined Sutcliffe Consulting Engineers in June 2008 as Senior Mechanical Engineer. He was promoted to Associate in 2010, to Associate Director in 2012 and Director in 2014. In October 2018 he became Managing Director.

Since joining he has acted as lead Mechanical Engineer on many schemes from conception and feasibility through to completion. Richard now oversees SCE and all operations.

TEL: 01482 226444

Gary joined Sutcliffe Consulting Engineers in May 2018 as an Intermediate Mechanical Engineer after 10 years of experience working for another consultancy within the domestic and small-scale commercial market. As a Senior Mechanical Engineer, Gary is responsible for designing building services systems including Heating, Mechanical Ventilation, Air Conditioning, Domestic Water Services, Medical and more.


We are often on the look out for new members to join our dynamic team. Should you be interested, please check out our vacancies page. 

kieran welsh,

Chris joined Sutcliffe Consulting Engineers after working within the industry for several years. At SCE he is responsible for the design and management of projects and works within the Mechanical team to ensure successful completion on projects. 

James is a Director and manages the Electrical department at Sutcliffe Consulting Engineers. He is responsible for the electrical design and specifications on a wide range of projects and following the project from conception to completion. Alongside his experience in design and project management he also produces feasibility studies and condition surveys for new and old buildings due for refurbishment. 

Mechanical engineer





bsc (hons) Acibse IENG LCEA DOCEA


senior mechanical


Kieran joined Sutcliffe Consulting Engineers following his completion of Humberside Engineering Training Association. Kieran works within the Mechanical team assisting on Energy Assessment and designs. He is currently undertaking his HND at Leeds College of Building.

Paul joined Sutcliffe Consulting Engineers in September 2017 after 20 years experience within the industry. As an Associate, Paul frequently attends client meetings from start to finish to develop initial briefs and take full projects through to completion. Paul attends site meetings to inspect construction work and ensure it complies with the requirements of the specification. Paul has good working knowledge of electrical standards and design.

Richard joined Sutcliffe Consulting Engineers in June 2017 having previously worked for the company from 2012 to 2015. As a Senior Electrical Engineer he is responsible for a large number of projects and can plan and prioritize the deliverables to meet project deadlines.

He represents the company at client meetings and liaise with key company contacts including Architects, Developers, Building Surveyors, etc.



Ruth has been a member of our team since 2010. She developed her position and was since promoted to PA in June 2015. Ruth runs our Quality Assurance, SafeContractor & professional body schemes. 

ruth raynor, 




MEng (Hons) ‚ÄčACIBSE

richard foster,