A lot goes on behind the scenes. We’d like to show you what we’re getting up to and what’s been inspiring us.
As a key member of our accounts team, Michael assists with the financial aspect of each of our builds. He helps to keep us balanced and sees his role as the heart of the company – allowing everything else to flow smoothly. Having always wanted to get involved in property development, Michael finds satisfaction working alongside clients, contractors and the team, seeing the numbers become a reality in bricks and mortar.
After completing an accountancy apprenticeship as a teenager, Michael gained invaluable experience working on accounts for a national trade union centre. He’s now studying at BPP and will become a fully qualified accountant in 2018.
How would you describe HCD in three words?
Comfortable, productive and energetic.
What’s your secret superpower?
I don’t lose in go-kart races. It’s impossible.
What’s surprised you the most about working at HCD?
The atmosphere, especially in the office, is unlike any other office I’ve worked in. As the days go on you realise everyone here are more than colleagues, they’re friends inside and outside of work.
What word or phrase do you most overuse at work?
“Anyone want a cup of tea?”