Graham is a Chartered Accountant with a rural background with many years of experience working with a wide range of farming clients in sheep & beef, dairying and arable sectors. Graham has a Bachelor of Agriculture Commerce in Economics and Marketing from Lincoln College and a Bachelor of Commerce from Canterbury University. He is married to Sue and has three daughters.
After spending five years as a partner in a national accounting firm, Graham began working in his own practice in 1990 and formed Brown Glassford & Co Limited in 1999 with Peter Glassford. Graham has governance experience with various agricultural industry related bodies in non accounting roles.
With the appointment of David Seath as a director and shareholder of Brown Glassford from April 2014, Graham is now spending more time assisting farming businesses and families in the area of business development and governance.