Having graduated from Leeds Metropolitan University in 1982 with a Quantity Surveying Degree, Shaun started his career working for a private QS practice in Manchester gaining a wide range of experience on all manner of commercial and industrial projects. In 1986 he qualified as a Chartered Quantity Surveyor and shortly after set up Hantall with his father, Paul.
Paul commenced his career within the industry as a bench joiner and qualified in 1983 and shortly after started working
on construction sites. Working his way through the various site management roles and combining personal study, Paul graduated with an Honours degree in Construction Management in 1997 ending up in a Site Agent appointment. Paul joined Hantall as a Site Agent in 1999 and quickly impressed and progressed to Contracts Manager before being appointed Construction Director in 2007.