Terry trained as a Project Manager and Quantity Surveyor at Trent University and Reading College of Estate Management graduating in 1980 and qualifying as Chartered Surveyor in 1985. Before creating QS Solutions in 2018 he held positions of Partner and Director in national quantity surveying and project management organisations.

During a 40 year career Terry has been involved with an extensive range of projects in commercial, industrial, leisure, retail, residential and health sectors.

In 1995 Terry was seconded to the D.O.E. team in Marsham Street London as specialist cost consultant to the team charged with selecting the preferred proposal for the Manchester Olympic Stadium bid.

An active member of the regional business community Terry has held the post of Chairman of the QS division of the 3,000 strong “Greater Manchester Branch” of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.