20 1979 1979 George F. White launched with the first office opening in Alnwick 1985 Hugh Fell joins George F. White 1989 Robyn Peat joins George F. White 1990 Third office opens in Bedale allowing further growth into North Yorkshire 1992 Robyn Peat becomes a Partner 1995 Hugh Fell takes on the role of Managing Partner 1996 The first APC student passes their exams becoming a qualified member of RICS 1981 Second office opens in Wolsingham, County Durham 1999 Simon Brierley joins as first commercial surveyor within the business, later becomes Partner