Background and industry experienceDavid is an Associate Director in the Farms team, providing farm consultancy and management services. He also specialises in Anaerobic Digestion (AD) within the Sustainable Energy sector. David has been involved with over 70 AD projects, from small scale to large gas to grid projects across the UK, from Scotland to the Isle of Wight. His AD work has included feasibility studies and due diligence reports for lending, as well as negotiating terms for site leases to developers and crop supply agreements. David's role in the Farms team includes farm business consultancy, subsidy and grant schemes, as well as farm management across the central Midlands. Work has included large farming businesses, including one in Russia and the Ukraine.
Before joining Fisher German in 2008, David worked for Velcourt and Bidwells. David graduated from Reading University with a degree in Agriculture, gaining a Masters in Business Administration in 2003.
He lives on the family farm near Stratford Upon Avon and is a keen cyclist.
What year did you start your job?
Why did you join Fisher German?
To join a growing Rural team
What has been your favourite project and why?
Tricky one – probably overseeing a £10M AD plant build for a bank because of the complexity of the project
Most admired, non-property brand?
Best holiday destination?
French Alps to ski or cycle
One item to take to a desert island?
Who would you like to be stranded in a lift with?
What’s your favourite film of all time?
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy