Neil Brearley, Cast
Neil Brearley
Founding Director

Neil is a Founding Director of Cast and has 22-years’ experience within the Construction Industry working with many leading developers, housebuilders and contractors in the residential market. Neil has successfully delivered many projects over the course of his career – including major urban regeneration, strategic land, build to rent, later living, student accommodation, co-living, for-sale residential and commercial offices. Neil has personal involvement across Cast’s portfolio of projects including leading on feasibility & viability setting, establishing core strategy, vetting cost outputs, leading procurement, contract negotiation and service quality assurance. Neil aims to positively influence the industry – driving change, achieving great outcomes and creating exceptional places. He is passionate about the fitness for purpose of the UK housing model and helping to create good homes. Neil enjoys working with people who challenge the status quo, be that through product development, R&D, Design for Manufacture & Assembly (DfMA), Modern Methods of Construction or carbon led design. Neil presents at industry seminars relating to residential and construction markets and is active as an Expert Witness. Neil is a member of the RICS.