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Sir Alastair Gordon Cumming – Partner

Alastair is immersed in rural estate management and in local economic development. He is owner and custodian of the 12,000 acre Altyre Estate near Forres in Morayshire. His chief interests are in rural enterprise, forestry, farming, renewable energy, diversification. He has a passionate interest in Scottish economic renewal and in rural regeneration. In recent years Alastair has established joint ventures in forestry and in construction services focused on conservation. He is currently project managing the redevelopment of redundant farm buildings as a rural enterprise centre. Alastair is Chair of the Scottish Estates Business Group promoting best practice in rural estate development and management throughout Scotland. He has extensive experience of business, trustee and community engagement. He is an active member of a range of Scottish rural organisations embracing heritage, environment, wildlife, rural pursuits, rural investment and employment. Alastair had a very successful 25 year career in business, most recently with RK Harrison, as an Insurance Broker specialising in high net worth individuals, farms and estates.

Dr Michael McCarthy – Partner
BSc (Econ) MA PhD FRSA

Richard Heggie – Partner
BSc Hons, Dip UD, MRTPI