Daniel Smith


BSc (Hons) MRICS

Daniel is a Director of Prosurv Consult and Chartered Quantity Surveyor (MRICS) with over 16 years experience. His areas of expertise include Education, Residential, Masterplanning, Retail, Brownfield Site Reclamation and Remediation, Warehouse and Distribution, Green and Renewable Energy, High-class Office Developments, Fit Out and Refurbishment, Hotel, Restaurant and Leisure, Roads and Infrastructure, Demolition and Specialist and Restoration.

Daniel is currently overseeing the ongoing construction of the Swansea University Bay Campus development following successful completion of the first phases over the last two years, the latest phase includes the creation of a further 543 student beds and associated academic space for September 2017, which will be followed by 411 further bedrooms, another academic building and associated infrastructure through to 2019.

What did you want to be when you grew up?
Surveyor from my early teens, but when I was really young I wanted to have my own business selling tropical fish!

What was your nickname at school?

Who are your biggest influences?
My Dad and Granddad without a doubt

What will be the first thing purchased after your retirement?
A ride on lawnmower just like the Yellow Pages advert from the early 90's!

If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life what would it be?
Bacon, beans, cheese cooked on a tin plate by my Granddad Smith, two rounds of white bread for dipping a mug of tea to wash it down