Our Specialists

I gained a degree in BSc (Hons) Agriculture and Business and after a period specialising in dairy nutrition and forage making, joined Promar International in 2017. This previous knowledge and experience has enabled me to offer technical consultancy to my clients, allowing them to improve performance both technically and financially. I have completed BASIS training and assist […]

My practical knowledge has been gained from over 30 years of experience managing large herds on mixed enterprise farms.  I specialise in people management and development which is crucial in the smooth, profitable running of any business. Technical improvement cannot be achieved without well trained and engaged staff. My extensive practical experience, combined with my people […]

I love consulting; working with clients to understand their needs and be more successful. I share experience gained from work with a wide variety of businesses, gained over 18 years.  My approach involves a practical, common-sense way of working gained from having dairy farmed myself. I also use commercial and nutrition skills I picked up working in the feed sector to improve animal […]

Paul Henman

Principal Farm Business Consultant


I started loving sciences in primary school but some teachers saw my attitude in numbers. I attended a scientific high school and then I gained an Animal Production degree in Padova. After graduation I started working in a cheese factory, then for a meat producer. I contacted ABS Italia and became an RMS technician. After […]

Since graduating from Seale Hayne College of Agriculture I have spent my career working within the agriculture sector. I have worked within Genus/Promar since 1990, initially as a consultant in South Wales then onto business development. During my time as a manager for Genus Milking Systems and overseeing the laboratory analysis service, I developed our […]

Tim Archer

Principal Farm Business Consultant

My comprehensive range and long experience within farm consultancy, and my time within agricultural finance, enables me to offer clients high quality advice on a range of business and management issues.  I have an integrated approach, combining practical, financial and strategic aspects of farming. From dealing with soil compaction at one end of the spectrum right through to succession planning at the other, […]

I am passionate about helping farmers to become the very best at what they do. This drives me to strive to do whatever I can, to help them achieve their goals.   I graduated from Newcastle University with a BSc in Agriculture with Honours in Livestock Production Science. Not being from a dairy farm has never held […]