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I am a Principal Consultant for Promar based in the South East of England for nearly 30 years. Talking and listening to farmers, I help them to run their businesses and enable them to be more successful.  I really enjoy the mixture of technical and financial work supporting farmers to grow and develop their business. I work with a number of mixed businesses with a variety of diversifications including […]

Having been a Farm Business Analyst since 2004, alongside running my own beef and sheep farm, I have a good understanding of all my client’s current business risks and can provide a detailed service when working with their farm business accounts. Previously I worked for an agricultural company delivering IT training to farmers across the […]

From my experience in the financial services industry, I can offer my clients a service involving detailed data input and bank reconciliation along with a clear understanding of transactions that appear on bank statements. After a busy week I like to keep fit and help my local Young Farmers club in various events- especially speechmaking. […]

I am devoted to developing a great customer relationship and enjoy being out and about on farm. I am AAT qualified up to level 3 and am now studying level 4. After a busy week I go horse riding and take my dog on long walks.

During my A-levels I worked on a local dairy farm which gave me the opportunity, after leaving college, to manage the herd. I did this on a contract basis which has resulted in a hugely successful, family haulage business that is now run by my son. My 25 years experience of running a successful business gives me a deep […]

John Giles

Divisional Director of Agri Food

I joined Promar in the 1990’s and have spent 25 years supporting clients to make positive changes to their businesses. My many years of involvement with the Institute of Agricultural Management, the Chartered Institute of Marketing’s food, drink and agricultural group and the City Food Lecture has also allowed me to improve my knowledge and […]

My main focus is driving change within the dairy sector. I provide high level, strategic advice and use my extensive technical knowledge to achieve these business changes. I have a variety of experience in the beef, sheep, arable, pig and meat processing sectors. This industry knowledge is invaluable to my clients, who operate in a volatile […]

I am from a farming family and have worked in the agricultural sector my whole career.  Spending my childhood on the farm has definitely defined my passion for the industry. I graduated from The Royal Agricultural University in 2013 with a BSc (Hons) in Food Production and Supply Management, where I was awarded top student […]

Before joining Promar International, I was a RMS technician for Genus. I graduated with a degree in Agriculture and Dairy Herd Management. I also have completed an advanced diploma in Accountancy On the evenings and weekends, I enjoy walking and attending numerous cow shows with my friends and family.

A huge benefit to my current role is being able to apply my vast experience that I have gained over the last 13 years. I have worked on a number of dairy farms including our home and marital farm which has given me invaluable experience. I have a good relationship with all my clients, and […]

My previous experience as a PA and office manager for many years before I joined Promar has given me a vast knowledge of the impact finance has on small and large businesses. I have a BTEC Diploma in Business and Finance, to provide accuracy and due diligence in farm accounts for my clients. In my […]

Before I started working for Promar International I worked in the office for my family run Home Hardware Business dealing with ordering, stock intakes and current/potential suppliers. I have always been involved in the agricultural industry but defined my career path during my A-levels. I have a variety of agricultural experience, but my passion is sheep. I  studied […]

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