Richard Reed

Operational Director


Richard is a fully qualified arborist with over 20 years experience in tree surgery.

Richard graduated from Aberystwyth University with a HND in Countryside Management and Rural Studies before training as a tree surgeon at Merrist Wood College gaining a City and Guilds in Arboriculture. Richard worked for Fountain Forestry (LLandeilo) and then as a foreman for Landmark Tree Surgery (Guildford/Maidenhead) before establishing Branching Out Tree Surgery Ltd in his home town of Swansea in 1999.

Richard has all the necessary qualifications recognised by the arboricultural industry to undertake all aspects of tree surgery and provide tree consultancy services.  Richard has responsibility within the company for tree operations and providing quotations and is a member of the Arboricultural Association at Technician Grade.

When not working Richard gets to enjoy some family time and motorbike riding.