Short Bros Homes

Meet The Team

Nigel Short


20+ years of experience running one of the largest plant hire companies in the UK and more recently Nigel has enjoyed an 8 year run of as the chairman of the Scarlets professional rugby team and is the majority shareholder of Penderyn distillery.

Michael Kavanagh

Development Director

A Chartered Quantity Surveyor with 30 years’ experience in both the UK and overseas across major construction and infrastructure projects.

Previously Michael has held senior roles in companies such as Vinci, Carillion and Siemens, and he brings with him a wealth of knowledge with a proven track record of influencing, developing and leading complex construction projects across a wide variety of sectors.

Andrew Jones

Business Development Manager

As a qualified surveyor and valuer with extensive experience in both public and private sector organisations, Andrews experience ranges from acquiring land for major civil engineering projects to delivering complex mixed-use developments across all tenures.

His current responsibilities include managing an extensive commercial portfolio whilst also being heavily involved with the Short Bros residential brand – delivering both private sector and housing association homes.

Nathan Short


Newest member of the Short Bros team and from the third generation of the Short family, Nathan helped deliver the companies solar PV installations and has run the Biomass facility for the last 3 years, gaining a strong knowledge of the renewable technologies that are implemented in the developments.