Trainee Quantity Surveyor
Shakur joined Adderstone Group in July 2020 to complete his placement year whilst studying Quantity Surveying at Northumbria University.
Born and brought up in Essex, Shakur moved to Newcastle in 2017 to study a Quantity Surveying degree at Northumbria University. His role within the Projects Division is Trainee Quantity Surveyor and during his time here Shakur is looking forward to gaining industry experience and knowledge working with expert staff and contractors on a number of Adderstone Group's high profile schemes.
Shakur has developed previous experience in a number of sectors, his last one working for a UK wide restaurant chain where he was employed for almost 5 years.
Outside of work Shakur is a keen runner, often setting himself challenges for charity. He is currently running 100 miles a month until 2021 to raise money for the Teenage Cancer Trust. Other running achievements include the Great North Run, the Great Scottish Run and the Isle of Wight half-marathon.