Investment forester Sam Booth has joined the investment and property team at Tilhill Forestry, based in its Central Scotland office in Dunblane.
Booth is a chartered forester with more than 10 years’ experience in managing a range of forests for a wide portfolio of clients representing private, estate and the corporate and institutional sectors.
He has an in-depth knowledge of the management and appraisal of commercial and amenity forests and draws on his management and appraisal experience to advise clients on investment opportunities.
He has worked mostly in Scotland and north England and for the last five years was involved in the development of a new forest management business with a previous employer. During this period Booth developed his business unit through the successful sourcing of new clients and delivery of projects to meet their objectives.
Senior Investment Forester, Bruce Richardson said: “We are delighted to have Sam join our team at this very busy time in the forestry market. He brings with him tremendous experience as a forest manager having worked extensively with private and institutional clients across Scotland and England and is well known and respected across the industry through his work with FISA (Chair of the Worksite management working group) and as a regional committee member of the ICF. Sam will be based in our Dunblane office, providing additional capacity to help Tilhill’s client’s source and acquire forestry properties across the UK.”