Bushell Raven is a family-run firm of Chartered Quantity Surveyors, established in 1986.

With almost thirty years experience in the industry you can be guaranteed excellent service and our personal care and attention from all of the team.

We employ five staff in our office near Kendal, with the company being run by brothers Jon and Ed.


Jon Bushell
BSc (Hons), Dip (Surv), MRICS

Managing Director

Jon joined Bushell Raven Ltd in 2002 as a graduate quantity surveyor.  He was awarded a diploma in surveying in 2006 from the College of Estate Management, and was elected a Professional Member of the RICS in 2007, being made Director in 2009.  Jon is passionate about bringing the traditional skills of the Quantity Surveyor into the 21st century to ensure all Bushell Ravens customers receive an efficient service adding value to every project.

When not at work Jon is at home with his wife and two children and when possible you will find him out on his bike in the wonderful Lake District.


Ed Bushell
BSc (Hons), MSc, MRICS


Ed joined the company in 2010 as a graduate quantity surveyor.  He was awarded an MSc in quantity surveying in 2012 from Northumbria University.  Ed was made a Director in 2013.  Ed followed in his father’s and two brother’s footsteps and decided to become a Chartered Surveyor.  He enjoys working on barn conversions and historic buildings.

In his spare time Ed enjoys caving and canoeing with his wife and border collie.