#1 Construction & Engineering company to work for

The much-anticipated Best Companies 2022 event arrived, attracting some of the best businesses in the UK.

Best Construction & Engineering Company to Work for in the country

All the businesses placed in the Best Companies lists are acknowledged by staff as enlightened places to work – recognising highly motivated employees and inspirational leadership. Thakeham was also placed 11th in the ‘Best Large Companies to Work For in the UK’, and 4th in the ‘Best Companies to Work For in the South-East’.


Third year in succession

2022 marks our third year running that Thakeham has been recognised in Best Companies competition, but this year is the first for us to list within the large company category.

As part of the virtual award ceremony, Rob Boughton, CEO of Thakeham Group, joined television presenter Dan Walker, sharing the secrets behind a business that values employees and leads its sector on The Environment and Sustainability. Joining in the interview were leading figures from across industry – Phil Steele, CEO of Octopus Energy, Thomas Ball, Head of Advocacy for WWF, Simon Melin, CEO of The Modern Milkman, and Joe Buzzard, SEO Content Director from Rocket Mill.

Interested in reading our Sustainability strategy? Click here.

Who we are

First and foremost, Thakeham are community creators committed to people, communities and creating amazing places to live.

A founder member of the HBF Housing and Environment taskforce our Zero Carbon infrastructure-led placemaking approach is widely accepted as being at the forefront of community creation in the UK.

Whether we are offering our expertise in strategic land promotion, the delivery of private HBF 5* high quality homes or partnering with housing associations, councils and institutions, Thakeham is built on five core values of quality, people, the environment, our partnerships and community.

Interested in joining us? Click here.


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