Cara Consultants has announced that Drew Guthrie has joined its consultancy team supporting farm and rural businesses throughout Scotland.

Drew brings a wealth of experience after 25 years managing and directing in hand farming operations for the Duke of Bucc1euch.

He is based near Selkirk and comes with specialist knowledge of beef, sheep, poultry and arable enterprises and financial planning.

Cara Consultants was established in 2001 and has grown steadily, building a reputation with farmers, bankers and accountants for providing detailed financial analysis and projections for businesses.

The consultancy team are all actively farming and therefore understand the challenges that face the industry and are well placed to offer good practical advice.

Other services provided are business reviews and appraisals, recruitment, arbitration, building design, estate management, tenancy matters and an independent renewable energy service, to name but a few.

Professional advice for practical people and practical advice for professional people continues to be the company’s philosophy.