Meet the team

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Rhys Davies BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV N.Sch
Chief Executive & Company Secretary

Rhys is a Rural Chartered Surveyor, RICS Registered Valuer and Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers. Rhys has held various positions as a chartered surveyor and land agent in the private, Charity and public sector before completing a Nuffield Farming Scholarship in 2008 which included studying opportunities for beef and sheep farmers in North and South America, New Zealand and Eastern Europe.

Before joining Farmers Marts, Rhys spent a number of years as a specialist agricultural banking manager with HSBC in North West Wales. Rhys is also currently Chairman of the Welsh Livestock Auctioneers Association and was appointed a Non Executive Director of Hybu Cig Cymru in April 2020.

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Sarah Vaughan Williams BSc (Hons) MRICS

After graduating from Harper Adams University in 2016 Sarah spent two years with another firm in North Wales before joining Farmers Marts (R G Jones) Ltd in 2018 where she has since qualified as a Rural Chartered Surveyor and RICS Registered Valuer.

Since joining Farmers Marts Sarah has carried out a range of professional work including Valuations for a range of purposes, handling issues relating to access and rights over land and dealing with sales and lettings of rural properties. She often works at the Dolgellau mart on Fridays and has recently been busy managing the successful Online Sheepdog Sales. Sarah was brought up on a hill farm a few miles outside Dolgellau and enjoys helping on the farm during her spare time.

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Huw Myfyr Griffith BSc (Hons) PgDip MRICS FAAV

Huw is a Rural Chartered Surveyor an RICS Registered Valuer and a Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers. Huw joined the company in October 2020 and manages the Bala branch of Farmers Marts (R G Jones) Ltd, covering North West Wales and attends the auction markets at Bala and Dolgellau.

Huw undertakes a broad range of professional work including:

  • Valuations of all types of rural properties for a range of purposes
  • Sale of property
  • Compulsory Purchase and Utility claims
  • Access and Rights over Land matters
  • Landlord and Tenant matters for agricultural, residential and commercial property.
  • Property Management

Huw has a strong agricultural background having worked on the family farm in Dyffryn Ardudwy and has a degree in Agriculture and Business Studies.

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Richard Jones FLAA FRAgs

Richard has been with Farmers Marts (R G Jones) Ltd for nearly 50 years having started in 1972. He is a Fellow of the Livestock Auctioneer Association and a Fellow of the Royal Agricultural Society.

Richard is a senior auctioneer at Dolgellau and Bala markets and advises on many matters as a land agent including utility claims and sale and lettings of agricultural holdings.

Richard was honoured with being the president of the Royal Welsh Agricultural Show in 2016.

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Ryan Dorr MNAEA

Ryan joined RG Jones in 2015 after previously working for a firm of estate agents in North Wales. He is actively involved in the sales and lettings of property through the Bala, Dolgellau & Tywyn offices and also carries out valuations under the supervision of our RICS Registered Valuers.

A member of the National Association of Estate Agents, he is also currently training to become an Associate member of Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. Ryan is registered with Rent Smart Wales and assists in the management of residential lettings.