Our Directors

As one of the UK’s leading building services engineering practices, we have been providing a full range of commercial engineering solutions for more than 20 years. Services range from MEP concept design to project handover and post-occupancy evaluation, as well as fire engineering services, sustainability and building performance assessments and master planning.

The quality of our people is key to our success. You’ll find us enthusiastic, creative and knowledgeable.
We’ll always go the extra mile for you and your project, providing excellent building engineering services and peerless client services.

All our projects are led by a Director and a dedicated Project Engineer to manage design and delivery.
This ensures our clients benefit from a highly-experienced mode of delivery with reduced risk.

We combine top-level industry experience with a relentless focus on excellence so we never stop trying to exceed the highest expectations of our clients.

Shane Tate


Shane is an experienced engineer and real estate professional with more than 25 years’ experience at operational and board level.

Claire Tate


Claire is a management practitioner with more than 25 years’ experience in the public and private sectors at operational and board level.


Ray Cavanagh


Ray is a Director at Tate Consulting with a strong focus on operational and project delivery with more than 25 years’ experience adding value to all types of industrial and commercial schemes throughout the UK.


Jim Lee


Jim is a Chartered Engineer with more than 30 years’ experience in building services and the built environment.

Aaron Stevenson


Aaron joined Tate Consulting in 2022 to head up our newly opened Belfast office after previously working for several well-known engineering firms in Northern Ireland for more than 25 years.