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Senior Management Team

Rae Borras


Rae initially trained as a surveyor with a national construction company achieving Surveying Director status after 13 years and formed Borras Construction in 1980. Rae has amassed a considerable amount of expertise within the industry and is heavily involved with the promotion of training and health & safety.

Mike Howlett

Managing Director

Mike is a qualified chartered builder who has been in the industry for over 30 years with extensive production and commercial experience on all types of contracts.

He has held senior positions with a number of national contractors and has a proven ability of maintaining high levels of health and safety and completing projects to budget, on time and to a high standard and customer satisfaction.

Paul Pickering

Residential & Special Works Director

Paul joined Borras in 1994 from university and has risen through the ranks. He has worked within Special Works since 1996 and recently also took over management of our Residential Division. Paul has been pivotal in developing the business into its present state and is dedicated to providing a first class service in a transparent and efficient way.

Mark Lennard


Mark joined the group in 1989 and has spent his working career within the construction industry. His in-depth knowledge of the company’s requirements allows him to define the long term; purchasing, IT, administration and accreditation polices needed to achieve our aims and objectives. Mark also oversees our Borras New Homes brand of quality housing developments, for more information on this please click here.


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