Brick By Brick

Meet the Team

Board Members


  • Colm Lacey

    Colm Lacey

    Managing Director and CEO
    colm@bxbdevelopment.com

    Colm is Managing Director and CEO of Brick by Brick and has overall responsibility for the operation and strategic direction of the company, and the delivery of all schemes. He is also currently Director of Development for Croydon Council, promoting responsible development activity throughout the borough. Previously, Colm has held a variety of senior positions across London delivering some of the capitals most complex and demanding projects. This has included time at LB Newham as Director of Regeneration and Planning leading on the post-Olympic rebuilding of Stratford and the Royal Docks, and at the Greater London Authority leading on major regeneration projects in south and east London. Colm holds qualifications in Economics and Urban Design and is a regular contributor to architecture, planning and construction related publications.


  • Jayne McGivern

    Jayne McGivern

    Non-executive director

    Jayne is a non-executive director of Brick by Brick and currently runs her own private property investment vehicle (Red Grouse Properties). She has previously been CEO (Europe) of Multiplex plc, Managing Director of Anschutz Entertainment Group, Group Development Director of MWB Group Holdings plc and Divisional Managing Director of Redrow plc. Jayne is currently a Board member at Skanska, the London Legacy Development Company and Crossrail and is chair of DIO (formerly Defence Estates) at the Ministry of Defence. Jayne is a fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.


  • Lisa Taylor

    Lisa Taylor

    Non-executive director

    Lisa Taylor is a non-executive director of Brick by Brick and a qualified accountant. She is currently Director of Finance, Investment and Risk and Deputy Section 151 Officer at Croydon Council where she has worked for 7 years. Lisa was appointed to the Brick by Brick Board as a council nominee in January 2016.


  • Jeremy Titchen

    Jeremy Titchen

    Non-executive director

    Jeremy is a non-executive director of Brick by Brick and runs his own property company (Rockhopper Real Estate Ltd) providing strategic advice to landowners and investors. He has over 30 years experience in the real estate market and extensive knowledge of development projects in all property sectors. Jeremy has completed in excess of two million square feet of real estate in Central London, with a value greater than £1.5bn, across the residential, commercial and mixed use sectors. He has worked at senior level with Qatari Diar, Morgan Stanley owned Omega Land, Exemplar Developments and Climate Change Capital as well as spending 18 years at Grosvenor Ltd. He is a former Trustee of the Zoological Society of London, a steering committee member of the Building Futures Group at RIBA and a non-executive Director at both Soho Housing and Seymour Street Homes (British Land).


The Team


  • ChloĆ« Phelps

    Chloë Phelps

    Head of Design

    Chloë is Head of Design for Brick by Brick and responsible for ensuring design quality is realised on Brick by Brick schemes. She is a fully qualified Architect and also leads the Design and Feasibility Team at Croydon Council.

    She has over a decade of experience delivering high quality architecture in previous roles as a Project Director at award winning architectural practice Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands and also within the highly regarded Placemaking Team at Croydon Council. Chloë was a finalist in the Architectural Journal 's Emerging Women in Architecture Awards 2015 and Property Weeks inaugural 40 under 40 list.