David West has joined Robinson & Hall as an AMC Consultant, with strong experience and an in-depth understanding of the rural finance sector, having worked for Lloyds Bank for the last 40 years.
His last role as a Regional Agricultural Manager saw him work with many farmers and rural based businesses in East Anglia for the last 15 years. David will further strengthen the AMC work that the Colchester and Ipswich office undertakes.
Alex Munro, who has experience in all areas of planning and development, ranging from his time as a local authority officer through to project managing strategic development proposals, joins the Bedford office as a Senior Planner. Alex ran his own successful company providing planning advice and support to rural communities. He considers planning to be a creative exercise and takes pride in seeing quality development delivered.
Jim Cribb has joined the Bedford office as an Assistant Rural Surveyor. Jim has previously worked for the National Trust for the last six years as a Countryside Ranger, managing a 2,000 acre National Nature reserve on part of the 8,000 acre Purbeck Estate in Dorset.
His role involved the delivery of Higher Level Stewardship obligations and the upkeep of access infrastructure and visitor management.
Jim is studying a RICS accredited Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Estate and Land Management at Harper Adams and hopes to continue to develop his skills to qualify as a fully Chartered Rural Surveyor.