14 October 2017 - 4 November 2017


Roddy Loder-Symonds

Roddy Loder-Symonds moved to Kent in 1968, having been educated at Radley College and Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester.  He joined Knight Frank & Rutley.  In 1973 he became a partner of Strutt & Parker, responsible for the business in Kent, and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, retiring 1999.  From 1970 he has been a partner in his family farming business in East Kent.

Roddy Loder-Symonds has served as: Board member of East Kent Enterprise Agency 1990-2000; High Sheriff of Kent 2000-2001; Trustee of KCA (UK) 2000-2009; Trustee Huggens College Northfleet; Chairman Canterbury Farmers' Club 1982; Chairman Kent Branch of the Country Landowners and Business Association 1985 and currently President; Vice President of Farmers Club, London; Vice President Canterbury Festival; Governor Canterbury Christ Church University 1998 - 2010.