Border Consultants

Border Consultants is a close-knit team, from left to right: Susan Fields, Jane Karthaus, Felix Karthaus, Netty Horne, Catriona Allen

2012-07-27 netty work picNetty Horne BSc Hons

Netty, a native Glaswegian, joined Border Consultants in 2000.  She graduated with a BSc (Hons) in forestry in Idaho, USA in 1999.  She operates from both Belford and Stirling and looks after forests from Rothbury to Kintyre.  In her spare time, she likes to get ‘hands on’ with her chainsaw and manage her local community woodland, in which she has a stake.Netty’s CV


Felix Karthaus BSc FICForFelix Karthaus

Felix, founder of Border Consultant (Forestry) Ltd, works closely with Netty in Border Consultants as a director, providing support and consultancy services.  He is involved mainly in development of management plans, IT and valuations.


Susan FieldsDSC_2908susan

Susan, who joined Border Consultants in 1990 looks after our administration.  Apart from recording and analysing harvesting, liasing with contractors and keeping abreast of the ever-changing Forestry Commission grant schemes, she is our sustainable forestry certification administrator.

Sandra HaggerstoneDSC_2917_sandra

Sandra provides a book-keeping service for Border Consultants.


Jane Karthaus MA Hons MScjane2

Jane assists with occasional communications.   Jane retired from the post of communications manager of Confor in January 2014.