Project Director ‑ Universal
Janie joined Local Partnerships as a Project Director in 2022. She has worked for and alongside both private and public sector organisations to deliver significant services and major infrastructure projects. Starting off as a solicitor in a well-known public sector focused practice, she has worked in scoping and delivering accommodation infrastructure projects for most of her 27 year career. Janie started advising on the procuring and negotiating of PFI/PPPs whilst working in private practice and then worked in-house for a local authority before moving to an executive agency of the DfE.
After some time working for an IT service delivery organisation and for a major construction contractor Janie worked with Welsh Government on setting up the MIM model with Welsh Treasury and also supporting the Department of Health & Social Services on the Velindre redevelopment project – South Wales’ primary specialist cancer care centre. Prior to joining Local Partnerships, Janie was Estates and Commercial Director for a large national Multi Academy Trust, working on a variety of capital schemes alongside having responsibility for developing sustainable practice, delivering repair and maintenance schemes as well as drafting business cases for change and leading initiatives for better value and effective services including school reorganisation, additional needs resource bases and Trust-wide catering.
Telephone: 020 4551 4808