Robert Kilby

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Robert Kilby – Director

Robert joined Sentry in 1985 as an Assistant Manager on a mixed dairy, sheep and arable farm in Gloucestershire, rapidly progressing to Manager after 6 months.  After 3 years Robert moved to an arable farm in Wiltshire, before moving in 1992 to his present farm in Kent. 


Robert is Business Manager for the overall business at Whelan Farms, Biggin Hill in Kent, which is a 1800 acres mixed farming – breeding ewes and arable, and also oversees and manages a further 8,000 arable acres in Surrey, Sussex and Kent on 3 separate business units.  He advises on 3 other smaller units also.


Robert is also our Grain Marketing Strategist, monitoring trends within and outside the company and advising on sales and policies, and carries out business farm reviews within and outside of the company.


Robert was made a Director of Sentry Ltd in October 2016.