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Who Are Yer? – Angela Mansell

The latest DIB member to feature in 'Who Are Yer?' is Angela Mansell, Managing Director of leading Off-site framing and on-site finishes construction specialist, Mansell Building Solutions.

Full Name: Angela Mansell
Company: Mansell Building Solutions
Job Title: Managing Director

What does your business do: We are a specialist contractor working with main contractors, registered providers and developers to build homes in Greater Manchester using deconstructed volumetric – a type of offsite construction. Our mission is to deliver ‘local homes for local people by local people’. By that we mean we will recruit and train local people including long-term unemployed to work on local projects that they or their loved ones may one day live in. It’s a way of maximising the most social value for our communities and clients.

Where can we find you: Horwich in Bolton.
Company Website:

Favourite sports team: Man United.
Favourite Book: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
Favourite Band/Artist/Song: Coldplay – Sky Full of Stars. Unbelievable live!
Favourite restaurant / eat-out: a good steak – Hawksmoor, Manchester.
Favourite Holiday destination: Carribbean.
Top 5 people dinner party guests, dead or alive: Alex Ferguson, Margaret Thatcher, Richard Branson, George Best & Liam Gallagher.
Celebrity crush: Hugh Jackman.

My proudest / best business moment is/was… getting though the pandemic and coming out the other side with a clearer, more sustainable vision for the future of our family business.
My advice for 18-year-old me would be… there’s always a way.
My personal business hero(es) is/are… my Dad, Ted Mansell.
Our company is… a proudly Mancunian, family run business who put people at the core of what we do and we make it a fun and supportive place to develop a career in construction.

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