Meet The Team

The Mizen team is headed by a talented group of executives and directors with vast experience in the construction industry.

That experience embraces design, on-site and off-site construction, equity loans and project financing, property sales, marketing, and management.

The accumulated expertise of our staff acquired over many years is aggregated at c600 years and it places Mizen on the forefront of commercial and residential construction in London and the South East of the United Kingdom

senior management

Bernard Jos. Tansey

Executive Chairman

Bernard's accomplishments as University Lecturer, Consulting Engineer and in the Public Service, Construction, Property Development and the in Third World are widely valued. He was Knighted (KCSG) by Pope St. John Paul II in 2002 for services pro Ecclesia et Homines; and later (KHS) in 2015.

Barry Tansey

Chief Executive

B.Comm, M.Acc, FCA.
A chartered accountant, Barry joined Mizen from Grant Thornton LLP, one of the World's leading practices, in 1996 as Finance Director and was appointed as Group CEO in 2004.   He is responsible for formulating and driving business strategy and development across the  Group.

Alan Tansey

Land and Marketing Director

MA (Econ)
Alan joined Mizen in 2004 having previously spent 10 years in insurance (Irish Life) and in international banking sectors (Bankers Trust & Deutsche Bank) in Dublin's IFSC. He leads the land acquisition, estate management and sales functions for the Group.

Paul Byrne

Financial Controller

Following a record of achievement in the construction sector with the Fitzpatrick Group & the McGinley Group he joined Mizen in 2005 as financial controller. Paul oversees the general financial management of the group and preparation of financial and auditing accounts.

Chris Brownhill

Commercial Director

B.Sc (Building & Construction)

Responsible for the Commercial Function, Chris is responsible for leading the estimating, procurement, commercial and contract management at Mizen Group.   Chris has been working in the construction sector for over 30 and possesses a vast array of experience having worked in senior roles with Charles Church, Alandale, Saxon and most recently at DE Group.

Jillian Page

Director, Customer Services

With a track record that now accumulates to 23 years in Customer Care positions, Jillian joined the Mizen Group in 2004, after successes at Barratt and Gladedale. Jillian leads the Customer Service and Care teams and has recently accepted the invitation to join the corporate board in recognition of her signal contribution to the ongoing success of the business.

Shane F. Burns

Head of Technical

B.A. Hons (Architecture); M. Proj. Mgmnt
Shane leads the Professional Team in the design and implementation of all projects. Shane brings to the Group his comprehensive Architectural and Technical know-how, gained over 19 years with firms such as Countryside LLP and JLA Architects. He talks of his 3 years as Senior Design Manager on the Royal Opera House, as ‘life changing’ in terms of technical innovation.

Richard F. Reynolds

Operations & Construction Director

With a track record that has included circa 11 years with Charles Church (to Director Designate level), 18 years with The Roxylight Group & Saxon Developments (to Corporate Director level) and his early years as a Civil Engineer with Tarmac and Henry Boot, Richard is one of our most experienced construction professionals. He leads the Construction, Technical and Commercial teams.

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