Derek Seeley

Senior Project Manager (London)

020 7410 2274

Derek became a Project Manager with MOLA (Museum of London Archaeology) in 1991 and was appointed a Senior Project Manager in January 2000. As such, he is responsible for the management of archaeological projects, from initial consultancy through to post-excavation and publication.

Derek has a great deal of experience working in London archaeology and since 1988 he has had a particular responsibility for co-ordinating most fieldwork in Southwark. Since 2007, as a Senior Contract Manager, he has been responsible with two colleagues for managing all our larger and more significant projects.

Within the last 10 years Derek has managed a considerable number of complex and important projects, of which the following are examples: Guy’s Hospital Cancer Centre (Consultancy, scheduled monument – Roman boat and post-medieval development), Winchester Palace (scheduled monument, consultancy, excavations and SBR); New London Bridge House (complex urban excavation, Roman and medieval buildings); St George the Martyr, Southwark (Roman and medieval burials); Lavington St (post-medieval glass kilns  and delftware ceramic site); St Christopher’s House (complex urban site with geoarchaeology, prehistory, and Roman); and many more.

Derek is a Member of the Society of Antiquaries, Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (MCIfA) and holds the IOSH Supervising Safely Certificate.

Derek Seeley MOLA

Meet the Project Managers

The Project Managers at MOLA successfully deliver on some of the most challenging archaeological and built heritage projects across the UK. Experts in complex urban sites, large open-area rural sites and above-ground built heritage, our Project Managers understand the pressures of construction and adeptly manage programmes to meet time and budget constraints.

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