Ed joined the company in 2003 and has worked his way up to become a Director based in the Sedgefield office. Ed is a member of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuer (CAAV) and is currently the Chairman of the Northumbria and Cumbria Branch. Ed advises clients on the full spectrum of rural property related matters, and has specific expertise in the following sectors: renewables, valuation and expert witness, utilities and Compulsory Purchase Orders (CPO), and strategic planning and development. Ed has also recently become an Agent for the AMC. He comes from a North East farming family where he retains an active interest and involvement. Outside work, Ed enjoys a number of pursuits including skiing, fishing, mountain biking and squash.