Barford+Co, established in 1974, has a reputation for providing personal, high-quality agency, planning and professional services to a range of corporate and private clients, local authority and developers throughout Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire, and into Hertfordshire to the south, and Northamptonshire to the west.
Brown & Co, Property & Business Consultants, already employs 220 staff and will now be operating from 13 UK offices from the Humber to the Thames together with offices in Poland, Romania and the Caribbean.
Shelia Smyth, Director at Barford+Co will become a partner in the Brown & Co business. She commented “All the team here in St Neots are pleased to be joining Brown&Co. We have an enormous amount in common and I believe that all our clients can only benefit from such a friendly and professional merger”.
Charles Whitaker, Managing Partner at Brown&Co added “This merger gives us a major presence throughout the Cambridge, Peterborough and Bedford triangle. Our intention in due course will be to amalgamate the St Neots and Huntingdon offices together, which fits with our strategy to develop larger centres of excellence, offering our full range of services to create and add value to our client base spanning agriculture, land, commercial and residential property”.