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 BarringerTeam Administrator-
Abi AlterEmployment and Skills Policy Executive-
Dominic GoudiePolicy Manager (Exports, Trade and Supply Chain)-
Luke HindlaughEU Exit Policy Executive-
Caroline KeohanePolicy Manager - Industrial Strategy & Workforce-
Sarah MaloneEconomics Executive-
Selga Speakman-HavardPolicy Manager (Employment and Access to Labour)-

Corporate Affairs,  Director: Tim Rycroft

Tim RycroftCorporate Affairs Director-
 PA: Kay RelphPA and Corporate Affairs Executive-
Louise AllenSenior Nutrition Executive-
Jayne AlmondHead of Corporate Affairs-
Antonio DorileoPublic Affairs Executive-
Kate HalliwellHead of UK Diet and Health Policy-
Deborah McCreathCorporate Affairs Executive-
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-
Robert AlbonFinance Manager-
Adam BrownDatabase Adminstrator-
Georgiana ChiteaDigital Officer-
Donn DinaneFinance Executive-
Letitia GreenHR Advisor-
Nina HallDigital Manager-
Graham HoffmanIT Systems Support-
Kimberley LynchFinance Executive - Associations-
Dawn McAlroySenior Management Services Executive-
Laurence ParkinsonReceptionist / Management Services Administrator-
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-
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 PurdomSkills Consultant-
Kirsty RitchieCommunications Executive-
Moira StalkerSkills Manager-

Last reviewed: 13 Feb 2018