CTS Appoints New Business Unit Manager For Subsidence Investigation

Paula Sheldon, new Business Unit Manager for SICTS, the leading construction consulting, and testing service has appointed Paula Sheldon as Business Unit Manager of our Subsidence Investigation (SI) division.

She will work alongside Kev Tonge, CTS’s Chief Operating Officer, and the businesses senior leadership team to help provide direction and growth to what is already a successful and important part of the company.

Paula’s remit will include all commercial and operational responsibility including setting future strategy for the business unit, developing new service offerings, and delivering growth.

With over 15 years’ experience in the subsidence market, Paula joins from CET, where she facilitated delivering a quality SI services to the subsidence industry. During her time, she reviewed processes and implemented change, acquired new clients, and drove the business to achieve financial targets.

Prior to this, she worked across a number of leading insurance claims businesses delivering technical expertise and client and people management.

Commenting on Paula’s appointment Kev said: “We have significantly invested in all areas of the CTS Group including the recent opening of a new Head Office in Leicester. Our next focus was to expand our SI division and Paula joining will help to continue to strengthen the current teams and help grow what is a key area for CTS as we look to increase our service offerings. Paula’s understanding of the market both from an investigation point of view as well as claims handling, will be invaluable to us. I very much look forward to working with Paula to further develop and enhance the services we provide to our clients.”

Paula added: “CTS’s reputation as the leading provider of construction consultancy and testing services and their commitment to investing in the SI division first attracted me to taking on this new role. However, their great values and an inspirational, ambitious vision is what resonated with me. I am delighted to be embarking on this journey with CTS and to be working with such a future focused business.

Paula is a keen Liverpool FC fan and has a passion for cooking, and first and foremost a mum to a six-year-old!

With headquarters in Leicester and a nationwide network of 20 laboratories and offices, offering a wide range of construction consulting and testing services. CTS is the go-to partner of choice, supporting all sectors of the construction market including residential, commercial, rail, road, airports, tunnelling, mining, and utilities as well as brownfield regeneration.


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