Hamish has 37 years experience of working in the agricultural and food sector. He started working on a farm, completed a degree and then trained and worked for SAI selling farm inputs and buying grain. This was followed with a period as sales director at a grain milling business, HO Short in Berwick on Tweed. Thereafer Hamish joined SAOS in 1998 where he has worked delivering consultancy services into the food and agri sectors. During this time he has gained wide experience in many different sectors of Scottish agriculture and in collaborative business operations.