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 FernandesSenior Commercial Events Executive-
Craig HanningtonCommercial Executive-
Alexander HiscockDatabase administrator-
Casey HornMarketing Executive-
Reema PatelMembership Engagement Executive-

Competitiveness,  Director: Angela Coleshill

Angela ColeshillCompetitiveness Director-
Abi AlterEmployment and Skills Policy Executive - MATERNITY LEAVE-
Tanya BarringerWorkforce and Skills Policy Executive-
Dominic GoudieHead of International Trade-
Mark HarrisonPolicy Manager-
Luke HindlaughEU Exit Policy Executive-
Caroline KeohaneHead of Industrial Strategy, Skills and Employment-
Sarah MaloneEconomic Research and Exports Policy Manager-
Tarmini MootoosamyEconomic Analyst-
Selga Speakman-HavardPolicy Manager (Employment and Access to Labour) - MATERNITY LEAVE-

Corporate Affairs,  Heads: Kate Halliwell, Tim Rycroft

Kate HalliwellHead of UK Diet and Health Policy-
Tim RycroftChief Operating Officer-
 PA: Kay RelphExecutive Assistant to Ian Wright-
Louise AllenSenior Executive (Diet and Health)-
Jayne AlmondHead of Corporate Affairs-
Ellie AshwellSenior Corporate Affairs Executive-
Megan BevanCorporate Affairs Executive-
Rachel BickerstaffeTeam Administrator-
Amy GlassSenior Executive (Diet and Health)-
Debbie McCreathCorporate Affairs Executive-
Andrew PyneActing Director - FDF Cymru-
Antony SoCorporate Affairs Executive-
Ted WoodwardMedia and Campaigns Manager-

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

Hanne Christensen-BakerChief Digital and Information Officer-
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-
Kelly HoulihanReceptionist-
Kimberley LynchFinance Executive - Associations-
Dawn McAlroySenior Management Services Executive-
Aston ScottDatabase Administrator-
Mandeep SinghIT Manager-
Alex TolokonnikovDigital Manager-

Regulation, Science & Sustainability,  Director: Helen Munday

Helen MundayChief Scientific Officer-
 PA: Jill Flagg-YoungSenior Secretary-
Geraldine AlbonAssociations and Groups Manager - MATERNITY LEAVE-
David BellamySenior Environment 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-
Dominic Le MareTechnical and Regulatory Executive-
Fiyin MakinwaSector Technical & Regulatory Executive-
Emma MansbridgeSustainability and Environmental Policy Executive-
Lucrecia MatteriAssociations and Groups Manager-
Marion MaySenior Sector Technical and Regulatory Executive-
Skye OudemansCorporate Affairs Executive (Policy)-
Indika PathirathnaSector technical and regulatory executive-
Emma PiercyHead of Climate Change & Energy Policy-
Alex TurtleFood Law, Labelling and Enforcement Manager-

Food and Drink Federation Scotland,  Director: David Thomson

David ThomsonCEO-
 PA: Inge ArmstrongOffice Administrator and PA to CEO-
Joanne BurnsReformulation Project Manager-
Cat HayPolicy Manager-
Kirsty RitchieCommunications Executive-
Moira StalkerSkills Manager-

Last reviewed: 29 Nov 2019