Angus is interesting in that he has made a bold move from working successfully in the City to completely overhauling his family’s ancestral home into a thriving business, branching out into new markets and creating a sustainable business that his children will eventually take over and succeed with.
He is currently a Non-Executive Director of, Securities Trust of Scotland, The Mercantile, The Spey District Fishery Board & The Spey Foundation.
Chairman of The Spey Fishing Trust which is the company representing the owners of the River.
30 Second CV
Born: Oxford, 1964
Education: Royal Military Academy Sandhurst
Raised: I grew up all over the place as my father was a soldier
First job: Graduate trainee at Schroders
Ambition while at school: To succeed in anything I do
Car: It’s old. I hate cars. My car has done 160,000 miles
Preferred method of transport: Walking
Kindle or book: Book
Can’t live without: Family, challenges, and the next step
Favourite place: Perth, Australia
What makes you angry: People who don’t care
What inspires you: Many things, depending on the circumstances; enthusiasm, scenery, exuberance, can-do attitudes and unconventional thought
Best thing about your job: Making progress every day