Chris Edmunds

Job title: Director

Location: Cockermouth (Cumbria)

Tel: 01900 268 633

Email: CE@drrural.co.uk

Professional background: 

Chris spent his placement year with the firm at the Edinburgh office in 2009 and returned in August 2011. Promoted to Director in 2016 Chris heads up the Cockermouth office which has developed considerably since opening in 2015. Bringing an entrepreneurial view and practical hands on approach to Clients, Chris is a Chartered Surveyor and Fellow of the CAAV who enjoys growing businesses and dealing with farming matters.

In addition, Chris heads up Business Development for the firm and looks to continue to develop and grow the business over the coming years.

Outside of work:

Due to recently becoming a Dad, time is more limited however Chris Enjoys playing sport and is currently Vice Chairman of his local Tennis Club and 1st team player. He also enjoys spending time with the families flock of sheep, using his chainsaw and playing pool in the winter.

Key areas of work:

  • Strategic Business Management
  • Utility work
  • Sales & development work
  • Forestry work including sales & acquisitions

Specialises in the following services:

  • Agricultural & Enviro Consultancy
  • Compulsory Purchase
  • Energy
  • Forestry & Woodland management
  • Planning & Development
  • Sales & Lettings
  • Strategic Business Consultancy
  • Utility Claims