Dr Ashley Dabson

Lecturer

Dr Ashley Dabson

Dr Ashley Dabson

Real Estate & Planning
HBS 142, Whiteknights Campus
a.dabson@reading.ac.uk
+44 (0) 118 378 6588

Biography

Profile

Dr Ashley Dabson commenced his corporate career after studying at MIT as a Fulbright Scholar in the late 70’s. He has extensive experience of corporate property and facility management. He has specific knowledge and experience in the Information Technology and Telecommunications industries.

During the 25 years in which he worked in the commercial sector he directed both an intelligent building consultancy and headed the property and facility functions in several public companies including Digital Equipment Company and Compaq Computers. (Both now part of Hewlett Packard). He was then appointed Director of International Property and Facilities at MCI WorldCom being responsible for the property portfolio and all of the real estate and facilities staff throughout Europe and Asia Pacific. During his career he pioneered the development of flexible working.

Since April 2004 he has worked independently specialising in education, research, corporate training, coaching and consultancy in the field of corporate real estate and facility management. He has worked in a number of countries for clients in the public, private and charitable sectors.

Qualifications

PhD, MSc, Dip (Est. Man) FRICS, FRTPI, MCMI, MBIFM

Specialisms

Corporate Real Estate Planning, Real Estate and Urban Management and Real Estate Governance 

Publications

Corporate Commuter Management: the wider perspectives for facilities management. 2000 Facilities, Vol. 18 Iss: 3/4, pp144-149 ISSN: 0263-2772

Transport Substitution in the Thames Valley. 2006 CEM Research Report pp58 ISBN9781904388609