Robert Boast MRICS Managing Director

Robert Boast started working as a quantity surveyor in 1967 and after joining Davson and Prichard in 1970 spent the next seven year working in their Reading, London and York offices and their international offices in Nicosia and Tehran. When the Shah was deposed forcing closure of the Tehran office he returned to the UK and joined Timms Eida & Associates in their Westerham offices in 1978.

Rob progressed from senior assistant to senior partner in the early 90s and is Member of Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS).

He has advised clients undertaking a wide variety of construction projects including commercial properties, educational and ecclesiastical buildings, and high value residential houses and estates. Whilst specialising in hotel developments he has been instructed on projects across the UK and channel isles and through Europe to Russia.

Following his appointment on numerous projects involving the renovation, conservation and development of large stately homes Rob has developed a particular expertise with projects that involve heritage houses and buildings.

In his spare time Rob is a keen supporter of Tottenham Hotspur and follower of local and international cricket and golf. He enjoys playing golf, walking his dog and spending time with his wife and family holidaying in the west country and abroad.

Daniel Wallace BSc(Hons) Director

Daniel joined Timms Eida in their Oxted office over 15 years ago in January 2006 and now has over 26 years of post-graduate quantity surveying experience. After completing his Honours degree in 1995 at Southbank University he has now spent over half his career working with the Timms Eida Associates team.

His experience covers an extensive range of refurbishment and new build construction projects in both the public and private sectors covering a large range of differing project across the UK ranging from small domestic extensions to large multimillion pound new developments.

Daniel has predominantly worked as a consult quantity surveyor but has also undertaken the roles of contractor quantity surveyor, construction management surveyor and project / contract administrator.

Daniel has a keen interest in the conservation of historic and heritage buildings having enjoyed working on various Grade 1 and 2 listed buildings. He also enjoys keeping up to date with the latest energy conservation technologies and how they incorporate into existing building refurbishments and new construction projects.

Daniel enjoys painting in his studio, undertaking various DIY projects, gardening and days out at National Trust sites with his wife, two daughters and multiple pets.

Rebecca Weare LLB (Hons)

Rebecca Weare qualified as a solicitor in 2003 and specialised in dispute resolution for several firms in London and Devon. During the Covid pandemic Rebecca decided to leave legal practice to work with her father Rob Boast.

She joined Timms Eida Associates in 2021 and recently completed the RICS six month Foundation in Quantity Surveying course. She will be focussing on business development and client care for Timms Eida Associates.

Rebecca lives in Kingsbridge in the South Hams in Devon with her husband and son. She enjoys running and walking on the south west coast path, kitesurfing and surfing. A keen member of Salcombe Estuary Gig Club she has represented the club in the Cornish Pilot Gig World Championships in the Isles of Scilly and numerous regattas across Devon and Cornwall.