Nikita joined the industry with a 1st class honours degree in Business from the University of Nottingham with no background in construction. Nikita is also currently studying for an MSc in Construction Project Management. Nikita has worked as a Project Manager at Rider Levett Bucknall for 3 years and her experience is primarily in Industrial and large-scale Logistics projects. She was shortlisted for the Young Surveyor of the Year Award 2020 for Project Management just 12 months after beginning her career and again in 2021, as well as being shortlisted for Constructing Excellence’s Young Professional of the Year in 2021.
As a young professional in the construction industry herself, Nikita has first-hand experience of the challenges faced in having their voices and opinions being acknowledged, understood and actioned. She is using her platform as Chair of the G4C Midlands group to provide opportunities for the industry’s next generation of leaders to connect and discuss key topics with current leaders.