Originally from Wigan, now living in Adlington, Macclesfield, Brent started work as a bricklayer with the Allen Group in Wigan.
After various promotions, Brent joined Simon Engineering as Group Building Surveyor. After a couple of years there, Brent moved on to Hogbens, Manchester.
Brent has over 30 years experience in private practice with 15 years previously in construction. Within IGL Brent specialises in Design and Contract Administration, Project Management and Employers Agent Services. He has over 20 years experience in the delivery of these services, primarily in the RSL sector with major re-modelling and conversion schemes being his particular expertise.