Charles, along with his business partner Stuart Brewster, are the directors of Lynn & Brewster (L&B) Ballymena. After leaving college Charles began work in Hampshire with Woolwich Property Services. He then moved back to N.Ireland and was quickly promoted to branch manager of a Coleraine estate agents. In 2008 he came back to his hometown of Ballymena and became principal of the local McAfee Properties & Mortgages branch. In 2012 Lynn & Brewster – L&B was born with Charles and Stuart at the helm. Charles has used his long-time interest and education in agriculture to integrate a successful agricultural & equestrian properties area within the business.