Hamish Adam - Honorary Treasurer
Hamish Adam is a Partner of Richard J Smith & Co, Chartered Accountants who have offices in Ivybridge and Truro. The firm specialises only in Corporate Recovery, Insolvency Services and Forensic Accounting. After many years as Treasurer of the Heavitree Parochial Church Council, Hamish saw the role as Honorary Treasurer for Families for Children as something different and distinct from his every day professional work. Hamish has been on the board of Trustees since 2015. Hamish was born in Scotland, brought up in Solihull, and having graduated in Agricultural Economics from Reading and London, he spent a period overseas in West Africa working with the West African Rice Development Association in Sierra Leone and other developing countries in the region. He then joined Agricultural consultants, Landell Mills in Bath, then retrained as an accountant in Bristol and Bath. He latterly became an Assistant Director at Ernst & Young specialising in Corporate Recovery and Insolvency and based in Exeter. Hamish still lives in Exeter with his wife and has grown up children. He enjoys playing cricket and watching the Exeter Chiefs along with outings to the gym and a walks on Dartmoor.