Laura Mansel-Thomas
Laura Mansel-Thomas
Senior Partner
Ingleton Wood LLP

L F Mansel-Thomas PhD CEng., MEI, FCIBSE.

Laura Mansel-Thomas joined Max Fordham and Partners in 1996. In 1999 she moved to Atelier Ten and spent many years as project engineer for the low energy Sloane Robinson Building at Keble College and the refurbishment of the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, becoming an Associate Director in 2007. She joined Ingleton Wood LLP in 2010 as an Associate, becoming Director of Engineering in 2011 and a Partner in 2014. Laura oversaw the growth of the M&E discipline from around 20 to over 40 people and in April 2021 she became Senior Partner. Laura is also HR Partner and oversees training and apprenticeships across the practice.

Laura has always been interested in the communication of engineering ideas, particularly around low energy building design and sustainability. In 2020 she was appointed as a Commissioner for the Essex Climate Action Commission and is particularly involved in the Built Environment Special Interest Group. Laura is a Board Member and Trustee of CIBSE.