Staff by team

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FDF's core strength is in its technical expertise and deep understanding of industry issues. We employ over 60 people in our London and Edinburgh offices working for our members. FDF is divided into seven teams. In this section you can view staff by name, job title and by team.


Name Position Phone Number Email Address

Chief Executive's Office,  Director: Ian Wright

Ian WrightChief Executive-
 PA: Karen ToddHead of Office & Executive Assistant-

Commercial and Membership,  Director: Nicki Hunt

Nicki HuntDirector of Membership and Commercial Engagement-
Claire ConquestMembership Engagement Manager-
Felipe FernandesEvents & Marketing Executive-
Nana MensaSales and Sponsorship Executive-
Reema PatelMembership Engagement Executive-
Sophie WilsonSenior Commercial Executive-

Competitiveness,  Director: Angela Coleshill

Angela ColeshillCompetitiveness Director-
 PA: Tanya BarringerCompetitiveness Team Executive-
Abi AlterEmployment and Skills Policy Executive-
Dominic GoudiePolicy Manager (Exports, Trade and Supply Chain)-
Mark HarrisonPolicy Manager-
Luke HindlaughEU Exit Policy Executive-
Caroline KeohanePolicy Manager - Industrial Strategy & Workforce-
Sarah MaloneSenior Economic Analyst-
Tarmini MootoosamyFuture Workforce Project Analyst-
Selga Speakman-HavardPolicy Manager (Employment and Access to Labour)-

Corporate Affairs,  Heads: Kate Halliwell, Tim Rycroft

Kate HalliwellHead of UK Diet and Health Policy-
Tim RycroftCorporate Affairs Director-
 PA: Kay RelphPA and Corporate Affairs Executive-
Louise AllenSenior Executive (Diet and Health)-
Antonio DorileoPublic Affairs Executive-
Amy GlassSenior Executive (Diet and Health)-
Debbie McCreathCorporate Affairs Executive-
Joanne MilliganHead of Corporate Affairs-
Skye OudemansMedia and Campaigns Officer-
Ella StanbrookMedia and Campaigns Officer-
Ted WoodwardMedia and Campaigns Manager-

Corporate Services,  Heads: Hanne Christensen-Baker, Danielle Price, Holly Smedley

Hanne Christensen-BakerHead of Corporate Services: Digital, IT & Management Services-
Danielle PriceHead of HR-
Holly SmedleyChief Financial Officer-
Shahbaz AhsanIT Systems Support-
Robert AlbonFinance Manager-
Emily BlossHR Advisor-
Adam BrownDatabase Adminstrator-
Georgiana ChiteaDigital Officer-
Donn DinaneFinance Executive-
Nina HallDigital Manager-
Graham HoffmanIT Systems Support-
Kimberley LynchFinance Executive - Associations-
Dawn McAlroySenior Management Services Executive-
Mandeep SinghIT Manager-

Regulation, Science & Sustainability,  Director: Helen Munday

Helen MundayChief Scientific Officer-
 PA: Jill Flagg-YoungSenior Secretary-
Geraldine AlbonAssociations and Groups Manager-
David BellamyEnvironment Policy Manager-
Kerina CheesmanHead of Food Integrity and Policy-
Keneth ChinyamaSenior Technical and Regulatory Executive-
Elena FakouSector Technical and Regulatory Executive-
Helen GillenRegulation (EU Exit) Manager-
Jacqueline HollandAssociations & Groups Secretary-
Frances HumeAdministrator-
Emma MansbridgeSustainability and Environmental Policy Executive-
Lucrecia MatteriSector Technical and Regulatory Executive-
Marion MaySector Technical and Regulatory Executive-
Prabhjeet RaiSustainability & Environmental Policy Executive-
Stephen ReesonHead of Climate Change & Energy Policy-
Lucy TurnbullSector Technical & Regulatory Executive-
Alex TurtleFood Law, Labelling and Enforcement Manager-
Hera YanikianTechnical and Regulatory Executive-

Food and Drink Federation Scotland,  Director: David Thomson

David ThomsonCEO-
 PA: Inge ArmstrongOffice Administrator and PA to CEO-
Cat HayPolicy and Industry Liaison Manager-
Neil PurdomEngineering and Innovation Project Manager-
Kirsty RitchieCommunications Executive-
Moira StalkerSkills Manager-

Last reviewed: 07 Aug 2018