Michelle Ajene

Construction Project Management Student

  1. What made you interested in working in the Built Environment?

I studied Quantity Surveying in University, but I never really understood it until I had my first major field experience as an intern. Experiencing the practical process of transferring these structures from the drawings to the ground was fascinating.


  1. Why did you join the Built Environment Change Makers?

I attended some BE-ST webinars, learned about the team’s mission to transform the construction industry in terms of sustainability and Net Zero carbon, which is my area of focus for my thesis, so I thought I’d join in, learn, and add value. 


  1. What are your top 3 knowledge areas that you are bringing to the Built Environment Change Makers?
  • Building Construction
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Renewable Energy


  1. What are you hoping to achieve?

I’m hoping to acquire knowledge, build my confidence and expand my professional network.