Our Directors


Over 50 years combined experience

Ben Jones & Chris Wingrove | Directors/Founders

Ben Jones is a highly respected construction professional with
over 20 years’ experience in the high-end residential sector,initially
running his own property development company, then as Construction
Director for a regional main contractor before co-founding Castellum.
His experience encompasses diverse projects and architectural styles
from multimillion high-end new builds to Grade 1 listed country houses.

Chris Wingrove also has over 20 years of commercial and
operational experience. He has managed large teams and projects both
in the UK and Europe, with particular focus on the high-end leisure
sector prior to co-founding Castellum. Across various residential
architectural styles he has a proven track record of delivering
complex and multi-layered projects for clients and investors alike.

Jon Veale | Director (Cotswolds region)

Jon Veale has over 15 years experience in bespoke house building and,
renovation, facilitating project management and quantity surveying roles.
Responsible for liaising with clients and the construction supply chain,
Jon ensures quality standards are met through the correct procurement
of suitable contractors and is able to ‘value engineer’ elements of build
to ensure budgets are maintained.