Mike Foy OBE FCIOB has 40 years of experience in the construction industry with experience on both client and supply side where he has been involved with contractors having local, national and international experience.
A fellow of both the Chartered Institute of Building and Chartered Management Institute, Mike was awarded an OBE for ‘Services to Education’ in the 2017 New Year Honours List. He is Vice President of the CIOB 2019/20 and will become the 118th President in 2021.
He is currently at the Department of Education assisting, amongst other things, on the implementation of Modern Methods of Construction for its schools programme. Prior to this position, he led a multi-disciplinary team of project directors responsible for the development and delivery of schools in the West Midlands and North West of England. He has also held several director positions across a range of local authority service areas for many years.
He has engaged actively with the CIOB as Centre Secretary and Chair prior to becoming a Trustee in 2011. As a Trustee he served on the Resources committee, the Audit and Risk committee and chaired the Business Development Board and Nominations committee.