Gleadell Agriculture has appointed Chris Guest as managing director of its wholly owned subsidiary Dunns (Long Sutton), with effect from March 1st 2018. He will also continue in his present role of Gleadell’s seed manager.

Dunns, one of the UK’s leading pulse and seed trading and processing businesses, was acquired by Gleadell in 2012.

Mr Guest, aged 31, joined Gleadell in 2008 after completing his degree in rural land management at the Royal Agricultural College. He began his career in the trading department before promotion to the role of seed manager in 2010.