Staff by Job Title

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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.

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Position Name Phone Number Email Address


Executive Assistant to Ian WrightKay Relph-


AdministratorFrances Hume-
Associations & Groups SecretaryJacqueline Holland-
Associations and Groups ManagerGeraldine Albon-


CEODavid Thomson-
CEO - FDF CymruPete Robertson-
Chief Digital and Information OfficerHanne Christensen-Baker-
Chief ExecutiveIan Wright-
Chief Financial OfficerHolly Smedley-
Chief Operating OfficerTim Rycroft-
Chief Scientific OfficerKate Halliwell-
Chief Scientific OfficerHelen Munday-
Commercial ExecutiveCraig Hannington-
Communications ExecutiveKirsty Ritchie-
Corporate Affairs ExecutiveMegan Bevan-


Database AdministratorAdam Blackhurst-
Database AdministratorAdam Brown-
Digital ManagerNina Hall-
Digital OfficerGeorgiana Chitea-
Director of Membership and Commercial EngagementNicki Hunt-


Economic and Trade AnalystAnna Vergnano-
Economic Research and Exports Policy ManagerSarah Malone-


Finance ExecutiveDonn Dinane-
Finance ExecutiveKimberley Lynch-
Finance ManagerRobert Albon-
Food Law, Labelling and Enforcement ManagerAlex Turtle-


Head of Climate Change & Energy PolicyEmma Piercy-
Head of Corporate AffairsJames Hawkins-
Head of Food Integrity and PolicyKerina Cheesman-
Head of HRDanielle Price-
Head of Industrial Strategy, Skills and EmploymentCaroline Keohane-
Head of International TradeDominic Goudie-
Head of Office & Executive Assistant - MATERNITY LEAVEKaren Todd-
HR AdvisorEmily Bloss-


Innovation ExecutiveEvangelia Thoukididou-
IT ManagerMandeep Singh-
IT System SupportAdan Abdirisak-


Marketing and Commercial AnalystCasey Horn-
Media ManagerTed Woodward-
Membership Association Groups ExecutiveMadalina Popa-
Membership Engagement ExecutiveReema Patel-
Membership Engagement ManagerClaire Conquest-


Office Administrator and PA to CEOInge Armstrong-


Policy ManagerMark Harrison-
Policy ManagerCat Hay-
Public Affairs ManagerJulie Byers-


ReceptionistKelly Houlihan-
Reformulation for Health internHarriet Heath-
Reformulation for Health ManagerJoanne Burns-
Regulation (EU Exit) ManagerHelen Gillen-


Sector Technical & Regulatory ExecutiveFiyin Makinwa-
Sector technical and regulatory executiveIndika Pathirathna-
Senior Commercial Events ExecutiveFelipe Fernandes-
Senior Corporate Affairs ExecutiveEllie Ashwell-
Senior Environment Policy ManagerDavid Bellamy-
Senior EU and International Trade ExecutiveLuke Hindlaugh-
Senior Executive (Diet and Health)Louise Allen-
Senior Management Services ExecutiveDawn McAlroy-
Senior SecretaryJill Flagg-Young-
Senior Sector Technical and Regulatory ExecutiveMarion May-
Senior Sector Technical and Regulatory ExecutiveNatalie Verner-
Senior Technical and Regulatory ExecutiveKeneth Chinyama-
Skills ManagerMoira Stalker-
Sustainability and Environmental Policy ExecutiveEmma Mansbridge-
Sustainability ExecutiveSkye Oudemans-


Team AdministratorRachel Bickerstaffe-
Team AdministratorWesley Harsent-
Technical & Regulatory ExecutiveJoanna Becker-
Technical and Regulatory Expert (Consultant)Denise Crane-


UK Diet and Health Policy ManagerAmy Glass-


Workforce and Skills Policy ExecutiveTanya Barringer-
Workforce Skills ManagerMark Corbett-