Scott Poulter

Managing Director

Scott Poulter - Managing Director at Sweet Projects

Scott joined the board of Sweet Projects as Managing Director in April 2024, bringing with him a broad range of commercial and director-level experience across construction and civil engineering.

Since 2022, Scott has run his own consultancy providing strategic commercial advice and support, assisting with complex project and contract negotiations, and developing systems and processes for managing a range of complex matters for multinationals in the construction sector.

He was previously Group Commercial Director at Midas Group for 13 years, responsible for the strategic commercial direction and performance of a £300m group, comprising construction, retail, property and development through the south and south west of the UK.

Scott’s background as a quantity surveyor began with a seven-year stint at Trant Engineering, moving from Trainee to a Senior QS working across the South coast and Wales. He then had seven years with Dean & Dyball Construction, involved in both civil and building projects, and enrolling on their Management Development scheme, working up to Divisional Commercial Manager.

Working in both a surveying and managerial capacity for a variety of sectors, including construction, social housing, petrochemical, marine and civil engineering, both on-term frameworks has given him a breadth of experience.

Scott is also an RICS Chartered Quantity Surveyor and a member of the Chartered institute of Arbitrators, as well as being an active angler and Southampton FC fan home and away.