Partner Engineering and Science, Inc. is pleased to welcome Larry Manchester to its construction practice as Director of Construction Services. Larry is joining Partner to spearhead the development of its residential construction services practice, contributing to the expansion of the company’s existing Construction Risk Management services.
Mr. Manchester brings with him a wealth of experience in the residential construction space, having successfully grown residential risk management practices on two previous occasions, with a particular expertise in construction inspections, project feasibility reviews and funds control. In his role at Partner, Mr. Manchester will be spearheading the residential construction practice, leveraging his extensive background as a construction manager. His profound understanding of the needs of residential lenders, including the importance of high-level service and prompt turnaround times, makes him an asset to Partner’s growing team. Mr. Manchester’s dedication to offering more to Partner’s clients aligns seamlessly with the company’s commitment to excellence.
In addition to Mr. Manchester’s leadership, Partner’s residential practice will differentiate itself by leveraging the resources of Partner’s well-established and industry leading commercial real estate construction services practice. While embracing technology, the practice will also emphasize the importance of the expertise of the construction professionals behind it. Partner values its relationships, and this approach ensures that clients benefit from a unique combination of technological advancements and the practical knowledge of seasoned professionals.
Brian Ward, head of the Construction Services practice at Partner, expressed, “We are thrilled to welcome Larry Manchester to our team. His deep expertise in residential construction and proven track record of success makes him an ideal leader for our new residential construction practice. Larry’s addition underscores Partner’s commitment to providing unparalleled services to our clients.”
Prior to joining Partner, Mr. Manchester held various leadership positions, showcasing his skills in the construction and financial industries. He was the Principal Member of Construction Lending Risk Solutions, Director of Construction Loans at Finance of America Commercial, VP of Field Services at CFSI Loan Management’s Construction Risk Management practice, VP of Operations at AAA Home Improvements, Director of Field Operations at RenovationReady™, and COO of Granite Construction Inspections. Mr. Manchester played pivotal roles in advancing risk management policies, implementing internal guidelines, and overseeing project review operations.
Commenting on his decision to join Partner, Mr. Manchester stated, “Partner’s reputation for excellence and its established construction risk management services were the primary factors that drew me to the company. I am excited to contribute to the growth of the Residential Construction practice and to continue delivering exceptional value to our clients.”
Partner looks forward to the successful launch and growth of its residential construction practice under Larry Manchester’s leadership. To learn more and connect with Mr. Manchester, click here.