Mr Graham Biss BEM DL

Son of a Somerset dairy farmer, Mr Biss moved to the Island in 2006, back to his wife Sue’s home. After a career in banking and consultancy Graham is now the Managing Director of Natural Enterprise, an Island based charity delivering support for the rural economy and the Island’s natural environment. He is a strong advocate for the rural sector. He is currently Vice Chairman of the Royal Isle of Wight Agricultural Society and Chairman of the County Show, President of Island’s Young Farmers Club, and Member of the IW Rural Fund Local Action Group.
Graham and Sue have four boys.

 

Mr James Attrill DL

Mr Attrill comes from a longstanding Isle of Wight farming family.  Schooled on the Island he then graduated from Wye College, London University.  Having worked for 20 years in the southern counties, latterly as a partner in a national land agency firm, he is now Island based where he heads up a rural surveying and planning practice.  He holds partnerships in the family farm as well as a renewable energy project and a property business.

Currently president of the Isle of Wight Country Landowners Business Association he also holds trusteeships with the Daisie Rich Trust and the Shanklin Chine Trust.

Married to Nicky they have two daughters.  He enjoys all things rural and the occasional bicycle ride.