DE Group recognised as an investor in people

DE Group recognised as an investor in people

Specialist services group is awarded with Investors in People Bronze Standard.


Specialist services group, the DE Group Limited has been awarded the Investors in People Bronze Standard, demonstrating their commitment to realising the potential of their people. The DE Group is a leading specialist contracting and construction support services group which operate across a variety of sectors in the UK.

The group companies consist of Deconstruct, Derisk, Decontaminate, Deploy (Construction & Rail), Develop. The Group directly employs 120 people across two locations, predominantly servicing London and the South-East. Investors in People is the UK’s leading accreditation for business improvement through people management, and provides a wealth of resources for businesses to innovate, improve and grow, with a focus on good people making great business.

Group Chairman, Paul Ford said:

“This is a fantastic achievement for us. We have a strong, committed and professional team who have all helped the business to achieve this.. The award recognises that above all else we value and support our people and are committed to their ongoing professional development and will continue to support them progress their careers as our business grows and develops.”

Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said:

“Achieving the Investors in People Bronze standard is something that any organisation should be truly proud of. It is the sign of a company which is truly committed to good people management practice and we’d like to congratulate the DE Group on their achievement.” For more information about Investors in People please visit

About DE Group

The DE Group is a leading specialist group of construction-specific companies; whom operate across a variety of sectors in the UK. The Group companies consist of Deconstruct UK, Derisk UK, Decontaminate UK, Deploy UK (Construction & Rail), Develop UK. The formation of the Group began in 2009 and will see turnover exceed £45m in 2015.

Deconstruct UK Limited Specialist demolition, structural alteration and subterranean contractors

Decontaminate UK Limited Asbestos and hazardous material remediation

Deploy UK Construction & Rail Trades and labour resource and safety critical rail resource

Derisk UK Limited Construction Risk Management Consultancy

Develop UK Limited Specialist construction services