Julian Swift is a director of Griffin Farming Ltd and the owner of Belchamp Farm Services Ltd, one of the two JV parties in Griffin.
Julian has been running contract farming agreements for customers since 1988. Julian has extensive experience of farming both within the UK and the US where he worked for four years for a farming company in Iowa involved in maize and soybean crops using non-inversion, min-till and no-till methods. Julian is also a director within Anglia Farmers since 2009.
Aaron Hogsbjerg is a director and is a partner in Hogsbjerg Farms who are one of the JV partners.
Aaron is the third generation of Hogsbjergs to farm in Belchamp Walter but in Denmark the family goes back many more generations in the farming world. Aaron and his father Antony bring a vast knowledge and experience of farming to the JV company but especially within the sugar beet sector where they have been growing sugar beet for the Bury St Edmunds factory as a family since 1950’s
DirectorDavid Fahie FRICS is a director of Griffin Farming Ltd and the owner of Brook Hall, Foxearth.
David brings a wealth of business experience to the team having a professional background in commercial property both in the UK and in continental Europe. Over four decades David has worked for a number of major quoted property companies including Land Securities and SEGRO.
He grew up in rural East Suffolk in the 1960s and has maintained his links with the county ever since. He was based in Paris for many years until 2012 when he and his family moved back to the Suffolk Essex borders following the purchase of the Brook Hall Estate.