Meet the judges

The role of the judge:

How will the judging process work?


Please note that RCI magazine and the panel of awards judges will not enter into any discussion regarding individual entries and/or awards winners. The judging process is strictly confidential to ensure that the judging process is fair.

Peter Caplehorn, Chief Executive, Constructions Products Association

Barry Jackson, MD, Barry Jackson Associates

I have worked continuously in the field of Roofing and Cladding since 1968. During this time, I have been involved in all aspects of the industry and have directly managed Estimating Departments, Drawing Offices, Technical Departments and have wide site experience. For the last 26 years, I have been an independent consultant only work with metal systems involving roofing and cladding which includes new rainscreen systems. I currently chair the Metal Cladding and Roofing Manufacturers Association (MCRMA) and carry out site inspections and investigations of works in progress and those which have been completed. I also act in Adjudications and Arbitrations.

Bob Richardson, Director, NFRC

I have been in the Roofing and Cladding industry for over 25 years. During this time, I have been involved in all aspects of the industry from installing the works through to managing multi-million pound façade contracts. I am currently the Head of Technical and Training for the National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC) and sit on the B/542 committee for Roofing and cladding products for discontinuous laying. I also act as an Expert Witness in roofing and cladding disputes.

Paul Roles, Managing Director, Roles Broderick Roofing

In my time as MD at Roles Broderick Roofing Ltd we have a reputation for award-winning projects where we have provided innovative solutions from the complex to the most straightforward build. Roles Broderick Roofing Ltd offer a supply and installation service where we aim to provide a tailor-made solution for all aspects of a traditional hard metal roofing and cladding requirement, solving other people’s problems. We have an extensive product knowledge, specialising in roofing and cladding with; Zinc, Copper, Aluminium, Stainless Steel, Mild Steel and the solution for the complete insulated build.