David
McCausland

Lease Advisory, Head of Rating

David McCausland is a civil engineering graduate of Southampton University and a Chartered Surveyor.  Prior to joining us, he was Partner and Head of Rating at a long-established property advisory company in the City of London.  He has acted for a wide range of commercial and industrial clients, as well as religious and other charities. 

David is also a member of the Rating Surveyors Association (RSA), the Institute of Revenues Rating and Valuation (IRRV), and a member of the UK Petroleum Industries Association (UKPIA) Rating Panel.  He has spoken at conferences and seminars on business rates issues.  He is a guest lecturer for the RICS Rating Diploma course. The CBI, via their Business to Business Guide, named David as one of a select few of recommended rating advisers for the 2010 Rating Revaluation. 

He joined USP just after the 2017 Rating Revaluation, which introduced the biggest set of procedural changes since 1990.  His knowledge and experience adds to the all-round advice that our clients will receive.