RICSActing Head of UK External Affairs
Geoff is part of the RICS UK External Affairs team which addresses policy, public affairs and press activity to support the organisation’s aims of building influence, credibility and profile to gain recognition of professional standards. Working closely with RICS members, Geoff identifies the challenges and opportunities facing those working in the profession in order to support the delivery, within a public interest mandate, of a vibrant and sustainable land, property and construction sector. As well as working on national issues, an important part of his remit is ensuring the ‘voice’ of members in the North & Midlands comes through in our policy work. Local Enterprise Partnerships are also one of Geoff's targets, ensuring they appreciate the importance of surveying professionals in delivering economic growth.
Geoff White, 28 Nov 2017
Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Secretary Greg Clark launched his long-awaited Industrial Strategy White Paper this week and the good news is that there is a Sector Deal for construction.
Geoff White, 24 Nov 2017
The government has made significant announcements on business rates in Budgets over the past two years and this one was no different. The Chancellor pledged a further £2.3 billion of support to businesses and measures to improve the fairness of the system in England.
Geoff White, 24 Oct 2017
The government wants to speed up the house-buying and selling process, hoping to make it “cheaper, faster and less stressful”.
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