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

Director General's Office,  Director: Ian Wright

Ian WrightDirector General-
 PA: Karen ToddHead of Office & Executive Assistant-

Commercial and Membership,  Director: Nicki Hunt

Nicki HuntHead of Membership & Commercial Engagement-
Elsa AckermannMarketing Executive-
Lily BeachenSales and Sponsorship Executive-
Alessandra CostigliolaMembership Engagement Manager-
Reema PatelMembership Engagement Executive-
Sophie WilsonSenior Commercial Executive-

Competitiveness,  Director: Angela Coleshill

Angela ColeshillCompetitiveness Director-
 PA: Tanya BarringerTeam Administrator-
Abi AlterCompetitiveness Policy Executive-
Liz BerrySenior Project Executive-
Dominic GoudiePolicy Manager (Exports, Trade and Supply Chain)-
Luke HindlaughPolicy Executive-
Sarah MaloneEconomics Executive-
Selga Speakman-HavardPolicy Manager (Industrial Strategy, Skills and Employment)-

Corporate Affairs,  Director: Tim Rycroft

Tim RycroftCorporate Affairs Director-
 PA: Kay RelphPA and Corporate Affairs Executive-
Louise AllenNutrition Executive-
Jayne AlmondHead of Corporate Affairs-
Antonio DorileoPublic Affairs Executive-
Kate HalliwellNutrition and Health Manager-
Skye OudemansMedia and Campaigns Officer-
Ella StanbrookMedia and Campaigns Officer-
Emily WatsonNutrition Executive-
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-
Robert AlbonFinance Manager-
Adam BlackhurstDatabase Administrator-
Adam BrownDatabase Adminstrator-
Shikala Clacken-LewinTemp Database Administrator-
Donn DinaneFinance Executive-
Letitia GreenHR Advisor-
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 ChinyamaTechnical and Regulatory Executive-
Denise CraneTechnical and Regulatory Expert (Consultant)-
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-
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 PurdomPolicy and Membership Manager-
Kirsty RitchieCommunications Executive-
Moira StalkerConsultant - Schools Programme Co-ordinator-

Last reviewed: 31 Oct 2017