After six years in farm management, firstly in Suffolk and subsequently in Eire, John joined Andersons in 1985.
For 25 years he was based at the Melton Mowbray office, heading the regional consultancy team.
One of the founding Partners of the Andersons Midlands practice, formed in 2001, John is now based at their office in Hereford, established in 2010 to meet the growing requirement for advice in the West Midlands.
John works with businesses in all sectors of agriculture and horticulture and has a detailed working knowledge of every aspect of business advice. He increasingly advises clients on strategy and business development, as well as having particular experience in helping businesses address the issue of succession.
He has a specialist knowledge of top and soft fruit production, as well as coordinating Andersons Midlands work on joint ventures, contract farming agreements and collaboration. He also has considerable experience in Expert Witness work.
John lives with his family in Herefordshire. Away from work he is a keen cricket and hockey player and enthusiastic fisherman.