Our People - Meet the Team

Galbraith have a fantastic group of talented people working for them. See our experts here who will be happy to discuss your needs.

Aaron Edgar

MNAEA

Lettings, Sales

Aaron joined Galbraith in 2013. He can assist with all aspects of sales and is responsible for lettings and management services. Aaron is a member of the National Association of Estate Agents.

Alan Hendry

Rural

Alan joined Galbraith in 2005. He carries out claims, acquisitions, land referencing, health & safety matters and utility & telecoms work. Previously he worked for Speedie Brothers as a trainee auctioneer, JE Englands as a potato fieldsman & Scottish Agricultural Industries as a sales rep.

Alexander Stothard

Sporting

Working in the Ossian team, Alexander creates bespoke packages for groups and individuals wanting to experience the very best fishing, stalking and shooting Scotland has to offer. Alexander has extensive experience of Scottish field sports as well as an 8 year career as a commercial surveyor.

Alex Inglis

BA (Hons) MRICS FNAEA

Associate | Valuations, Sales

Alex has been an active surveyor and estate agent in the Scottish Borders since 1992, initially with John Sale. He manages Galbraith’s busy Kelso office and also handles residential valuation and agency work for the Galashiels office. Alex is a RICS Registered Valuer.

Alice Wilson

BSc (Hons) MSc MRICS FAAV

Rural, Valuations

Alice joined Galbraith in 2017 and works as a Land Agent within the Rural Department of our Ayr Office. Working throughout south west Scotland, she is involved in valuation, property management and utility work as well as carrying out a wide range of professional rural consultancy work.

Alison Stark

BCom (Hons) CA

Head of Finance | Admin, Accounts & IT

Alison is based in the Edinburgh office. As Head of Finance she is responsible for all aspects of Galbraith’s own financial reporting, financial systems, VAT and payroll.

Alistair Christie

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Senior Associate | Rural, Valuations, AMC Finance

Alistair undertakes rural valuations and AMC Agency through our Stirling office. Having been brought up on a dairy and sheep farm in Central Scotland, he has a sound knowledge of agriculture and business. Alistair has specialised in sporting estate management as well as agriculture throughout his career.

Anna Henderson

MA (Hons) MLE MRICS

Associate | Premium Property Buying

Anna has an extensive knowledge of the rural property market in Scotland. Before joining Galbraith as a Buying Agent in 2016 she spent 15 years with Savills as a Director of Rural Property where she bought, sold and valued farms and estates throughout Scotland.

Annie Lane

MRICS

Rural

Annie joined Galbraith in February 2014 and completed her APC in November 2016. She is part of the Rural team based in the Perth office and carries out a variety of management and compensation work as well as other professional consultancy work and valuations.

Ann Menzies

Sales

Ann is a Sales Negotiator in our Elgin office.  She joined Galbraith in 2007 originally based in the Inverness office before moving to Elgin in 2012.

Bob Cherry

BSc MRICS

Partner | Rural, Valuations, Lettings, Sales, Estate Sales, Farm Sales

Bob has been closely involved in the property market around Ayrshire, Glasgow and south-west Scotland for the last 20 years. He is responsible for sales, lettings, farm sales, valuations and other residential and rural property services provided by the Ayr office.

Calum Innes

BLE FRICS

Partner | Valuations, Commercial, Energy

Calum is responsible for the Galbraith’s Energy Department which serves a diverse range of clients from major plc utility companies to private individuals looking to benefit from renewable energy incentives. He is a recognised expert on sporting rates. Calum is principally based in our Perth office and in addition to attending to energy matters he heads up the Commercial Property Department within this office. The department provides a range of agency, consultancy and professional services to private clients across the various commercial property sectors.

Charlotte Maclean

BSc (Hons) MLE MRICS

Senior Associate | Rural, Valuations

Charlotte joined Galbraith in August 2013. Based in the Stirling office she works in rural management primarily at Caledonian Estate, north of Glasgow and Elderslie Estate in Renfrewshire.

Chris Addison-Scott

MRICS

Partner | Rural, Valuations

Chris is based in our Stirling office and leads the Rural Team in central Scotland. A specialist in urban fringe estates and involved in management and consultancy on several Scottish islands. Chris also has extensive experience in negotiating land deals with developers. These include Option Agreements and Joint Ventures. He runs his own farm in Fife.

Claire Acheson

MA (Hons) DipSurv MRICS

Senior Associate | Rural, Valuations

Claire has worked in Inverness since 2010, having joined Galbraith as a graduate and qualified as a rural chartered surveyor in 2012. She is involved in the management of a number of Highland estates as well as carrying out a wide range of valuation and professional consultancy work.

Claire Wightman

MICFor

Forestry

Claire joined Galbraith in 2013 and qualified as a member of the Institute of Chartered Foresters in 2014. She is responsible for woodland management on a number of highland estates and involved in all aspects of woodland management from harvesting to new planting.

Colin Stewart

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Partner | Rural, Valuations, AMC Finance, Farm Sales

Colin has considerable expertise in a wide range of rural topics including farm and estate management, valuation and agricultural law matters.  He is a member of the Rural, Valuation and Dispute Resolution Faculties of the RICS and acts regularly as an expert witness.  In addition to an in-depth knowledge of agriculture, Colin has experience and an interest in sporting matters and is involved in the management of agricultural and sporting properties. Colin has qualifications in agriculture and is a rural Chartered Surveyor.

Daniel Campanile

Associate | Rural, Commercial, Energy

Daniel is based in our Stirling office and works closely with colleagues to provides mapping and GIS expertise to our clients.

David Corrie

MA Hons Dipsurv MRICS

Senior Associate | Rural, Valuations, Sales

David’s primary responsibility is for sales and valuation work in Dumfries and Galloway, with over fifteen of experience in sales and valuation work in a wide range of property types.

Deirdre Stewart

BSc Dip LM MRICS

Associate | Rural

Deirdre joined Galbraith in January 2013. Her expertise lies in management of traditional rural estates, with a particular interest in sporting enterprises. Deirdre belongs to Inverness-shire where her parents farm.

Dominic Wedderburn

MA (Hons) MLE

Associate | Sales

Dominic has worked as an estate agent since 2000 and covers residential and rural sales in Fife and Angus. Dominic was educated at Dundee High School and St Andrews University and completed a Masters in Land Economy at Aberdeen University in 1999. Prior to this he was involved in his family's farming and holiday home business in North-East Fife.

Dougal Lindsay

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Partner | Rural, Valuations, Energy

Based in the Inverness office, Dougal is primarily involved in a wide variety of rural estate management roles, ranging from clients with lowland urban fringe properties to traditional highland sporting estates. In addition Dougal is involved with professional consultancy and valuation instructions in the Highland area. Having previously trained with and worked for Buccleuch Estates for seven years he then joined the firm in 2003 initially dealing with commercial property management.

Duncan Barrie

MA (Hons) MRICS

Partner | Rural, Valuations, Farm Sales

Duncan is based within the National Farm Sales Centre, Stirling covering a wide range of rural property across the country. He also forms part of Rural Management Department and is involved in a variety of management, consultancy, and valuation work. He joined Galbraith in 2006 and qualified as a Member of RICS Rural Faculty in November 2008.  A farmer’s son from the Borders, Duncan has strong connections within the farming fraternity.

Emma Chalmers

BSc (Hons) DipSurv MRICS

Partner | Valuations, Sales

Emma is head of the Agency Department in the Perth Office where she has worked for most of her career and covers Perthshire, Kinross-shire and Angus specialising in sales, purchases and valuations of rural property, country houses, farms and estates..

Emma MacFadyen

Commercial

Emma joined Galbraith in July 2016 and is currently completing her APC training. Working primarily in our commercial management department Emma is involved in the management of the portfolios of a number of our key commercial clients.

Fiona Fulton

MNAEA

Sales

Fiona is part of the Sales team in our Ayr office and a member of the National Association of Estate Agents. She has always had an interest in the property market, having worked previously in lettings, as well as buying and selling properties after upgrading and renovating them.

Frances Sheehan

Sales

Frances first started working in residential Estate Agency in the Scottish Borders in 1992. She has over eighteen years experience in all aspects of residential property sales.

Gareth Taylor

MRICS

Rural, Valuations

Gareth joined Galbraith in 2012 and is part of the Rural Team based in Edinburgh. He undertakes a wide-range of management, consultancy and valuation work and is a Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers as well as a RICS Registered Valuer.

Geoff Laird-Portch

Lettings

Geoff is the Letting Manager in our Cupar office. He started working in Estate Management in 2006 after completing a Masters in Land Economy at Aberdeen University and has gained a vast amount of experience in rural lettings through the managing of estates across Aberdeenshire.

George Bouwens

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Building Surveying

George joined Galbraith in 2017 and is based in the Edinburgh office.  Previously he ran his own practice in Kenya focusing on the educational sector and private residential projects and worked for Knight Frank in Hungerford prior to this.

George Lorimer

LLB (Hons)

Partner | Sales

George handles residential agency in Fife and Angus from the Cupar office. He qualified and worked as a solicitor in Edinburgh for several years.

Gilda Walsh

Bsc (Hons)MLE MRICS

Rural, Valuations

Gilda joined Galbraith in 2015 and is part of the Rural Team based in Ayr. She carries out a variety of management work, assists with a range of professional and rural consultancy work.

Grace Campbell

Energy

Grace joined Galbraith in 2018 as a Wayleave Officer in the Perth office. Grace is primarily involved in securing wayleave consents, land referencing and compensation claims.

Gregor Howitt

FRICS

Building Surveying

Gregor is in charge of the Building Surveying and Architectural department in our Inverness office. He undertakes a variety of major building work from the small scale domestic property, agricultural buildings and vehicle workshops to large scale lodge refurbishments. He has been with the firm since 1985, having previously worked with Smiths Gore in the north of England.

Hamish Robertson

MICFor CEnv

Associate | Forestry

Hamish runs the Forestry Department in our Perth office providing all aspects of forest management, grant applications and valuations. Hamish started working for Galbraith in Inverness in 1994 and moved to Perth in 2002. Hamish previously spent seven years as the resident forestry manager on Alvie Estate in Speyside.

Hannah Christiansen

Associate | Sales

Hannah heads up the Estate Agency team in our Aberdeen office. She has over seventeen years of experience in of the Aberdeenshire property market. She joined Galbraith in 2015.

Harry Lukas

MRICS

Consultant | Rural, Valuations, Energy, Sales

Harry is part of the rural management team in Galashiels and is involved in the sale and valuation of farms and country property. He is also involved with our renewable energy team, primarily covering wind together with other alternative energy projects.

Harry Stott

BLE MRICS

Senior Associate | Valuations, Commercial, Energy, Sales

Harry is involved in a wide range of commercial property including: commercial and development land agency; new build agency; valuations; professional and planning work throughout Scotland. He joined Galbraith having previously worked in commercial property in London and residential agency in Scotland.

Harry Trotter

BSc Hons MRICS

Associate | Commercial

Harry joined Galbraith in July 2018 and is part of the commercial asset management team. With 12 years previous experience working in London, Harry specialises in offering strategic asset management and investment services to a broad range of institutional and private clients.

Iain Russell

BLE FRICS

Chairman | Rural, Valuations

Iain is the Chairman of Galbraith and a member of the Rural team. Operating from both our Edinburgh and Inverness offices, Iain is also involved in wide-ranging consultancy, management and valuation work throughout our business, specialising in advising clients on a broad range of issues.

Ian Hope

BSc PGDip MRICS

Partner | Rural, Valuations, AMC Finance, Farm Sales

Ian is Head of the Galbraith Rural Department which serves a diverse range of clients from major companies to private individuals seeking advice and management of their rural properties.  He carries out a range of professional work across the country, providing farm and estate consultancy, valuations and management of contract farming agreements. As well as being an AMC Agent, he also carries out farm and estate sales throughout Scotland.

Jackie Tait

Sales

Jackie has worked in property sales for the past 19 years. She had been Galbraith since 2009 and deals with all aspects of residential agency work.

James Bowie

MA(Hons) PgDip MRICS

Rural, Valuations

James is a member of our Rural team based in the Stirling office. Working throughout Central Scotland, he is involved in management, access and compensation, valuation, land use negotiation, as well as carrying out a wide range of professional consultancy work.

James Galbraith

MRICS

Consultant Partner | Rural, Valuations

James has practiced in Edinburgh for most of his career advising clients on all aspects of rural estate management, residential property and commercial property investment. Specialist areas in which he practices include agricultural holdings law, the valuation of rural property, forestry, inheritance tax planning and portfolio property investment. He is a partner in a family farming business in the Scottish Borders and is responsible for the firm's Borders offices.

James Taylor

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Associate | Building Surveying

James joined Galbraith in 2014 and is a member of the Stirling Building Surveying Team. With 8 years’ experience in both residential and commercial sectors of building surveying, he has worked at GLM and Thomas and Adamson.

James Towers

BSc (Hons)

Building Surveying

James joined Galbraith in June 2016 and is a graduate Building Surveyor. He graduated from Edinburgh Napier University with a first class honours degree.

Jami Caird

Lettings

Jami Caird joined Galbraith in 2006 and having worked in the Buildings Surveying and Agency departments, she now assists in the Lettings Department in the Perth office.  Jami deals with telephone and online enquiries, property management, general administration and lease preparation.

Jamie Addison-Scott

BSc (Hons) MSc

Commercial

Jamie joined Galbraith in August 2016 and is a graduate Commercial Surveyor. He graduated from Newcastle University with a degree in Economics and then went onto complete a Masters in Real Estate at Glasgow University.

Jamie Thain

BLE MRICS

Partner | Commercial

Jamie joined Galbraith in 2017 and is a partner in the Commercial Investment Team.  He has an in depth knowledge of the UK commercial property investment market and has  been involved in numerous significant transactions throughout his career. He has a strong track record as a multi-sector advisor, dealing with individual assets and portfolios throughout the UK.

Jay Burden

MARLA

Lettings

Jay has been with Galbraith since 2003.  She heads up the Letting Department and is a Member of the Association of Residential Letting Agents providing a comprehensive service for landlords and tenants in the Perthshire area. She is qualified with the highest industry qualification delivered by the ARLA Propertymark.

Jennifer Campbell

BSc (Hons)

Associate | Sales

Jennifer heads up residential sales in our Stirling office. She joined Galbraith in 2009 and has worked in the agency department in Perth and as Head of Residential Sales in Edinburgh. Jennifer previously worked as a Business Development Manager across the Scottish event sector and holds a first class honors degree in Business Management from Heriot Watt University.

Jennifer Jeffrey

Ba (Hons)

Rural

Jennifer joined the Edinburgh office in 2016 and is currently completing her APC training. She is involved in the management of a number of estates around Edinburgh and the Borders as well as assisting with a wide range of valuation and professional consultancy work.

Jill Gayford

MA (Hons) MSc MRICS

Associate | Commercial

Working in our commercial management department Jill is responsible for the portfolios of a number of our key commercial clients. She originally joined Galbraith’s Commercial department as a graduate from 2004-2007, returning in 2012 after a period with BNP Paribas Real Estate. Jill has MA (Hons) in Business Studies from Aberdeen University and an Msc in Property Management & Investment from Napier University, Edinburgh.

Joanne Plant

MA MRTPI

Commercial

Joanne joined Galbraith in April 2018 and is based in our Edinburgh office. She brings over 15 years of planning consultancy experience to Galbraith where she is responsible for providing guidance and advice to a range of clients as well as supporting the growth of the firm’s planning services.

John Bound

FRICS

Partner | Estate Sales, Premium Property Buying, Sales, Farm Sales

John is based in the Inverness office where he has practiced for most of his career. He is head of the Estate Agency Department in the north, specialising in the buying and selling farms, estates and country houses. He also undertakes estate management and rural valuation work.

John Pullen

CEng MIET

Building Surveying

John joined Galbraith in 2018 as a Project Manager and is based in the Inverness Office. As a Chartered Engineer with 20 years of experience he manages large scale building construction projects and infrastructure installations throughout Scotland. John has previously managed the construction of commercial buildings, bridge and track works to support forestry operations, estate wide electrification projects and numerous hydro schemes.

Joyce Chapman

Sales

Joyce is Applicant Manager and front of house at the Castle Douglas office. She plays a key part in the registering and contact of buyers and clients on a daily basis.

Judith Jenkinson

Sales

Judith is based in the Ayr office and has worked in property sales for over 10 years. She joined Galbraith in 2012 and is involved in the sale of residential property including country houses and farms.

Judy Irvine

Lettings

Judy has worked in the Lettings Department of our Ayr office for six years, having previously worked for Donalds Chartered Surveyors for nine years. Judy deals with changeovers of tenancies, processes all invoices and assists with arranging repairs and viewings.

Juliette Hay Dingwall

BDes. (Hons)

Building Surveying

Juliette joined the Inverness Building Surveying and Architectural Department in 2014. Her career in Architectural Design spans 12 years, predominately involved in the conservation and restoration of historic buildings at the design stage and throughout the project management.

Katherine Imlay

Energy

Katherine Imlay joined Galbraith in 2018 as a Wayleave Officer in the Perth office. Katherine is involved in wayleaving consents, land referencing and compensation claims.

Kathleen McIntee

Sales

Kathleen is responsible for residential agency in our Kelso office and has worked in residential sales in the Scottish Borders for over 40 years.

Katie Gibson

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Commercial

A well-established agent within the Edinburgh market, Katie is an experienced and skilled negotiator and surveyor for landlords and occupiers. Knowing and understanding the needs of small to large occupiers has allowed her to market buildings effectively on behalf of landlords.

Laura Ellis

Sales

Laura is an experienced professional Agent, with a previous career in sales and having worked in demanding customer facing environment roles, Laura is able to offer clients a bespoke and client focused service to facilitate their sale from start to finish.

Lewis Thompson

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Building Surveying

Lewis joined Galbraith in July 2015 having previously worked for Amey surveying railway infrastructure. He undertakes various commercial and rural projects throughout Scotland and England as well as professional work.

Louise Alexander

Forestry

Louise is based in the Inverness office, providing advice on all woodland management issues with a particular emphasis on Long Term Forest planning and specialist tree surveys. Louise has been working in the Highlands forestry industry for over 8 years and joined Galbraith in 2015.

Lucie Howatson

BSc (Hons) MLE MRICS

Associate | Rural, Valuations

Lucie joined Galbraith in 2012 and qualified in 2014.  She works as a Land Agent in the Rural department at the Perth office and is involved in estate management, rural consultancy, valuation and property management work.

Maggie McDowall

Lettings

Maggie has worked in lettings for over 12 years and joined Galbraith in 2010. She is the receptionist in the Ayr office and deals with lettings enquiries, arranges viewings and keeps in touch with landlords providing them with feedback on the viewings of their properties.

Marion Currie

AssocRICS MNAEA

Associate | Valuations, Lettings, Sales

Marion is an Associate of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, a RICS Registered Valuer and a member of the National Association of Estate Agents. With experience in the Scottish conveyancing system, she is able to guide clients through the legal process. She has been with the firm since 2007.

Marjory Douglas

MARLA

Lettings

Marjory began her career seventeen years ago in the Ayr office of what was then Cluttons, later to become Galbraith. She deals with property management, rent arrears, gas and electric safety checks, end of tenancies and release of tenants deposits.

Martin Cassels

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Partner | Building Surveying

Martin joined Galbraith in 2008 and is the partner in charge of Building Surveying. With over 20 years experience of both residential and commercial sectors of building surveying, he previously worked with CB Richard Ellis and Kilmartin Property Group. He provides the full range of building surveying services including project management, development monitoring and professional building surveying services for a wide range of clients.

Mike Reid

BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV

Partner | Rural, Valuations, Energy

Mike runs the Cupar Office and is Head of the Energy Division. With over 25 years experience Mike carries out a range of professional and management work on rural properties in central Scotland and the North of England.  Mike also is a specialist in telecommunications, wind farm and compulsory purchase work.

Mike Thompson

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Senior Associate | Rural, Valuations

Mike is based in our Galashiels office and is mainly involved in estate management throughout East Lothian, the Borders and Lanarkshire. Mike is a farmer's son and has been with Galbraith for in excess of 25 years.

Mungo Ingleby

MA MSc MRICS

Associate | Sporting

Mungo works for the Sporting Lets department and has extensive practical experience of both Scottish and foreign fieldsports combined with a background in commercial property. Mungo specialises in sporting lettings with an active input in all matters pertaining to Scottish sport.

Niall Macalister Hall

BSc MLE MRICS

Consultant | Sales

Niall sells country houses, farms and estates and undertakes valuation work across Argyll and the Isles. In additional to his consultancy role with Galbraith he is the owner of Torrisdale Estate, Carradale, where he resides.

Nick Morgan

MA (Hons) MRICS

Associate | Rural, Valuations, Energy

Nick carries out the full scope of wayleave work including securing wayleave permissions and any statutory consents for new electricity cable and/or Tower routes, refurbishment and replacement of existing Towers, crop compensation claims and GIS related mapping services. He also carries out valuations of agricultural land and property.

Nicky Archibald

MBA MNAEA

Consultant | Sales

Nicky handles residential Estate Agency and property sales on the West Coast around Oban and in Argyll. Experienced in the local market, Nicky has helped several Oban based firms build their property portfolios from scratch.

Pamela Gray

MA Dip.LE FRICS

Partner | Valuations, Commercial

Pamela is the Partner in charge of Commercial Property Asset Management, based in our Edinburgh office and working for clients throughout the UK. She specialises in the full range of Asset Management and Consultancy services across all the commercial sectors.

Pam Over

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Chief Executive | Commercial, Valuations, Building Surveying

Pam is Chief Executive of Galbraith and is part of the firm's Commercial team. Based in the Edinburgh office she has over 30 years' experience of commercial property specialising in asset management and development for a wide range of clients. She has the breadth of experience to take projects from conception through to completion.

Paul Schofield

HND MIC For

Forestry

Paul works primarily with clients in central and southern Scotland. With 17 years experience, he has successfully planned and implemented timber harvesting and woodland establishment operations in a wide range of scenarios including mixed estates, upland plantations and native woodlands. He joined the forestry department in 2015.

Peter Scott Aiton

MRICS

Partner | Building Surveying

Peter joined Galbraith in 2010 when he returned to Scotland after working for GVA Grimley in London. He predominantly undertakes commercial projects and professional work throughout Scotland and England. With a working knowledge of rural property through his family farm in the Borders. Peter also covers some rural and residential Building Surveying work.

Phiddy Robertson

AssocRICS

Associate | Sales

Phiddy handles the sale of town and rural properties in Inverness and Inverness-shire. She previously worked for a national home search company and is a member of the NAEA. Phiddy joined Galbraith in 2005. She worked part-time between 2008 and 2011 to care for her young family.

Philippa Cliff

BSc (Hons) MSc MRICS

Partner | Rural, Valuations, Forestry, AMC Finance

Philippa has been based in the Inverness office since 2008 and undertakes estate management, rural valuation work and professional consultancy throughout the Highlands as well as heading up the firm's forestry division and being an AMC Agent.

Polly Cregan

Sales

Polly handles property sales from our Galashiels office. An experienced estate agent with knowledge of the Borders and Edinburgh markets, she joined the Galbraith team in September 2015.

Poppy Baggott

MA (Hons) MSc MRICS

Associate | Rural

Poppy is part of our rural team and is based in Castle Douglas. She has previously worked as assistant factor on the Isle of Bute; in our Stirling office managing a number of estates around Glasgow and with the rural team in our Edinburgh office.

Rachel Russell

BSc (Hons) MSc MRICS

Associate | Rural, Valuations

Rachel joined Galbraith as a Land Agent in 2014 and is based in the Cupar office. Rachel is involved in management and telecommunications as well as carrying out a wide range of valuation and professional consultancy work.

Rebecca March

Sales

Rebecca joined Galbraith in 2018 and is based in the Edinburgh office specialising in the sale and valuation for all types of rural property.

Rhona Rae

Lettings

Rhona deals with all aspects of property management including safety checks, conforming to regulations, contractors, start and end of tenancy paperwork and deposit release.

Richard Haggart

BLE (Hons) MRICS

Rural, Valuations

Richard joined the Rural department of Galbraith in 2016. Based in the Perth Office, Richard is involved in carrying out valuation work, agricultural consultancy and management work.

Richard Higgins

BA Dip.LE FRICS

Partner | Valuations, Commercial, Energy

Richard heads up the firms Commercial division and works between our Edinburgh and Stirling offices. He and his team provide a range of consultancy, investment, agency and professional services to a wide ranging client base throughout Scotland and the UK. In addition Richard provides planning and consultancy advice on a number of large electricity transmission and renewable infrastructure projects.

Richard Stewart

Rural, Sales

Richard joined Galbraith in 2013 after the merger with Hayes MacFarlane and has a thorough understanding of the Scottish property market, with particular focus on the rural property and land market in Perthshire and Angus. Richard can therefore offer clients sound and professional advice relating to a wide range of property matters.

Robert Garrett

Building Surveying

Robert joined Galbraith in 2010 having spent over 30 years in the construction sector working for companies such as Balfour Beatty, Mowlem and design consultants. He oversees various building projects and manages the day-to-day maintenance on a number of our key client property portfolios.

Robert Rattray

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Partner | Valuations, Sporting

Robert leads Sporting Lets - Galbraith's sporting letting department - from the Perth Office.  He has been principally involved in property and fieldsports for over 25 years.  Robert specialises in sporting lettings with an active input into the sales and management of sporting estates.

Robert Taylor

MRICS FIA (Scot)

Partner | Rural, Valuations, AMC Finance

Robert is partner in charge of rural valuations and AMC agency. He is a qualified Auctioneer and Chartered Surveyor with over 25 years working experience in both the rural and commercial property sectors. A past council member of SAAVA and IAAS, he lives and farms in Central Scotland.

Robert Weaver

Building Surveying

Robert joined Galbraith in January 2017 as a graduate Building Surveyor. He graduated from Edinburgh Napier University in May 2016 and is working towards his full RICS membership by undertaking the Assessment of Professional Competence.

Rod Christie

BSc (Hons) MLE MRICS

Partner | Valuations, Sales, AMC Finance, Farm Sales

Rod joined Galbraith in 2003 and established the estate agency and valuation department in our then Glasgow office before returning home to Moray to open our Elgin office in 2009.  He specialises in the sale and valuation of a wide range of property types in addition to other rural professional work. He runs his own farm in Moray.

Samantha Clyne

Sales

Sam joined Galbraith in May 2014 and is one of the key members of our Estate Agency team in Inverness. She has considerable experience in this area of work and acts as a negotiator/property assistant covering sales of residential property, farms and estates.

Samantha Outten

Lettings

Samantha has worked with Galbraith in our Ayr since 2013 and has 10 years experience of working in Lettings. She is responsible for the day to day running of the Lettings Department, visiting prospective landlords, lease preparation and is the liaison between prospective tenants and landlords.

Sarah Hazzard

MARLA MNAEA

Lettings

Sarah joined Galbraith in 2016 running the Lettings Department in both the Inverness and Elgin offices covering Moray and Speyside.  She is a Member of the Association of Letting Agents and a Member of the National Association of Estate Agents. She is qualified with the highest industry qualification delivered by the ARLA Propertymark.

Scott Holley

Sales

Scott has a broad and diverse range of experience within the rural and residential property market.  Having previously worked in central London, Scott has built up the knowledge and expertise to help clients achieve their objectives.

Sheena Ramsay

MNAEA

Consultant | Sales

Sheena is our regional residential representative for Wigtownshire and Stranraer. She has considerable experience and an unrivalled knowledge of the area in which she grew up and now lives and farms.

Sheila Donaldson

Sales

Sheila handles the sale of properties in the Edinburgh, the Lothians and Peeblesshire. Sheila lives in Edinburgh with her family and has a good knowledge of Edinburgh and the surrounding areas. Sheila joined Galbraith in August 2010.

Shirley Kenyon

Lettings

Shirley is our Lettings Manager. Based in our Stirling office she ensures that the highest professional standards are maintained by our lettings teams across Scotland.

Simon Brown

MRICS FAAV

Partner | Estate Sales, Valuations, Sales, Farm Sales

Simon leads the Galbraith rural and residential sales and lettings team. He specialises in the sale, purchase and valuation of farms throughout the country. Based at the National Farm Sales Centre in our Stirling office he has over 30 years' experience in the Scottish farming industry.

Susan Watson

MARLA

Lettings

Susan is the lettings manager in the Scottish Borders providing a comprehensive service for landlords and tenants. She has 11 years agency experience and is qualified with the highest industry qualification delivered by the Association of Residential Letting Agents’ (ARLA) Propertymark.

Ted Innes Ker

Sporting

Ted handcrafts bespoke sporting packages for groups or individuals looking to experience the best of Scottish fishing, stalking and shooting. He is a former professional golfer and event manager.

Tim Kirkwood

BSC MRICS

Rural, Valuations, Energy

Based in our Inverness office, Tim is a member of the Rural Team, providing management services and consulting to a wide range of clients. An Honours graduate in Ecology, he has particular expertise in aquaculture work.

Toby Kirkwood

BSc (Hons)

Energy

Toby works in the Energy Team, primarily in Wayleaving and Consents for the utilities department. He is currently undertaking a postgraduate diploma in surveying with the College of Estate Management with a view to sitting his APC within the next couple of years.

Tom Stewart

MRCIS ACI Arb

Partner | Rural, Valuations, Energy, Farm Sales

Tom is highly experienced in agricultural matters; sporting and landed estate management and rural property issues including estate agency, valuation compensation and managing contract farming agreements.  A member of the Rural Arbitration and Valuation Nomination Committee he also undertakes expert witness functions. Tom has qualifications in agriculture and is a rural Chartered Surveyor and qualified Arbiter.

Vivien Wright

MNAEA

Sales

Vivien is based in the Ayr office and joined Galbraith in 2003. She is a fully qualified member of the National Association of Estate Agents and works in the agency department specialising in the sale of residential and rural properties.

Wattie Barbour

BLE FRICS

Partner | Rural, Valuations, AMC Finance

Wattie heads up the Land Agency Department in the Perth office and has over 35 years experience in the Scottish rural property market. He is also involved in general practice work including property valuation and overseeing utility work.

William Inglis

BA (Hons) MDA MRICS

Associate |

William joined Galbraith in 2007 as the Factor for Islay Estates.  In 2016 he was appointed as the Factor at Glamis where he now manages the varied portfolio that makes up Strathmore Estates.  This includes residential, commercial and agricultural tenancies, sporting lets, forestry as well as a large in-hand farm and Glamis Castle.

William Jackson

BLE FRICS

Consultant | Estate Sales

William was a partner with Galbraith from 2003 to 2013 and now acts as a consultant to our country estates team.

Willie Beattie

Forestry

Willie is part of our Forestry team based in Inverness. He has been working in the forestry sector for over 30 years and has extensive experience in grant applications, new planting projects and all aspects of forest management.

Will Sandwell

Ba (Hons) MSc

Associate | Commercial

​Will joined Galbraith in 2017 as an associate in the commercial investment team. He has 10 years experience advising institutional investors, banks, property companies and private investors across a range of assets. Will is one of the most active investment agents within the Scottish industrial market.

Yvonne Keddie

Lettings

Yvonne joined the Galashiels office in 2013. She is responsible for the application process from referencing checks to lease signing and liaises between prospective tenants and landlords. She also deals with rent arrears and the remarketing of let properties.