Dr Sean Tompkins
Chief Executive Officer, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

As CEO of RICS, Sean leads the world’s largest professional body covering land, property, construction and infrastructure with 27 offices around the world and over 125,000 professionals holding its professional qualifications. He supports the Governing Council in defining strategic priorities and goals and is accountable to the Management Board for delivering results defined by annual operating plans, and places great focus on developing RICS’ brand from a traditional, trusted UK mark of professionalism built on high standards and ethics to one of international recognition.

As well as developing and advancing consistent professional standards globally, Sean also champions diversity and inclusion within the profession.