Saffron Grant

Managing Director, Digital Construction Skills

Saffron Grant is an experienced Civil Engineer who, during her twenty five years in the construction industry, has worked for Contractors, Designers and Clients.  She is the founder of Setting Out for Construction (SOFC), a construction training company specialising in practical training for site engineers, and Founder and Director of Digital Construction Skills, who support SME and micro construction companies with digital adoption. She is actively involved in a wide range of construction and tech sector working and steering groups including SDS Digital Economy Skills Group and the ILG for Skills and Workforce Future Skills Group. She has also recently been involved in other groups including Digital Transformation for Construction SMEs, Building Standards Division Digital Strategy, Climate Emergency Skills Action Plan and Digital Economy Skills Action Plan consultation groups. She is passionate about mentoring and supporting engineers, young people and business owners and leaders to help them achieve their full potential.