Modular Housing - the solution to the UK's housing shortage?

Is modular housing the solution to the UK's housing crisis? Join us to hear from a panel of speakers including:

  • Nigel Emmerson, Head of Housing Group, Womble Bond Dickinson
  • Phil Collings, Senior Land Manager, Homes England
  • Graeme Culliton, UK Managing Director for BoKlok (a housing joint venture between Skanska and IKEA)

Speaker Bios

  • Phil Collings, National Senior Land Manager, Homes England
    Phil has over 10 years’ experience of buying and selling land for residential and mixed commercial uses, and has acted for a wide range of partners in the North West region - including local authorities, registered providers, urban regeneration companies and private sector developers. Since joining Homes England in 2014, Phil has lead on some of the Agency's most high profile land transactions - and has served as lead project manager for the successful residential led regeneration of Ancoats in Manchester
  • Graeme Culliton, UK Managing Director, BoKlok

    Graeme Culliton is the UK Managing Director for BoKlok, a housing joint venture between Skanska and IKEA. BoKlok translates to Live Smart and has been providing affordable home ownership in the Scandinavia for 20 years. 

    Now BoKlok is coming to the UK to become part of the solution to fix the UK housing market.

    BoKlok focuses on providing well designed homes with hugely satisfied customers at an affordable price. Homes are fully offsite manufactured and has a manufacturing capacity exceeding 4000 homes per annum.



  • Nigel Emmerson, Head of Housing, Womble Bond Dickinsom

    Nigel heads the WBD's Housing Group, and is client partner and deputy client partner for a number of major organisations in the sector. These include Grainger, The National Trust, Thirteen, Akelius, Vista, Southern Residential, Retirement Bridge, Karbon, Bernicia, Places for People, Hearthstone Investments and Countrywide.