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 - MATERNITY LEAVE-
Kay RelphExecutive Assistant to Ian Wright-

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-
Casey HornMarketing Executive-
Fiona McNaughtInterim Membership Engagement Executive-
Reema PatelMembership Engagement Executive-
Madalina PopaMembership Association Groups Executive-

Competitiveness,  Director: Not known.

Abi AlterEmployment and Access to Labour Policy Executive-
Tanya BarringerWorkforce and Skills Policy Executive-
Mark CorbettWorkforce Skills Manager-
Dominic GoudieHead of International Trade-
Mark HarrisonPolicy Manager-
Wesley HarsentTeam Administrator-
Luke HindlaughEU Exit Policy Executive-
Caroline KeohaneHead of Industrial Strategy, Skills and Employment - MATERNITY LEAVE-
Sarah MaloneEconomic Research and Exports Policy Manager-
Tarmini MootoosamyEconomic Analyst-

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-
Julie ByersPublic Affairs Manager-
Amy GlassSenior Executive (Diet and Health)-
Pete RobertsonActing Director - FDF Cymru-
Ted WoodwardMedia 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 AhsanCorporate Services Support-
Robert AlbonFinance Manager-
Emily BlossHR Advisor-
Adam BrownDatabase Administrator-
Georgiana ChiteaDigital Officer-
Donn DinaneFinance Executive-
Nina HallDigital Manager-
Kelly HoulihanReceptionist-
Kimberley LynchFinance Executive - Associations-
Dawn McAlroySenior Management Services Executive-
Kiran PatelDigital Consultant-
Nick ShackletonFinance Project Support-
Mandeep SinghIT Manager-

Regulation, Science & Sustainability,  Director: Helen Munday

Helen MundayChief Scientific Officer-
 PA: Jill Flagg-YoungSenior Secretary-
Geraldine AlbonAssociations and Groups Manager-
David BellamySenior Environment Policy Manager-
Kerina CheesmanHead of Food Integrity and Policy-
Keneth ChinyamaSenior Technical and Regulatory Executive-
Denise CraneTechnical and Regulatory Expert (Consultant)-
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-
Marion MaySenior Sector Technical and Regulatory Executive-
Skye OudemansSustainability Executive-
Indika PathirathnaSector technical and regulatory executive-
Emma PiercyHead of Climate Change & Energy Policy-
Evangelia ThoukididouInnovation Executive-
Alex TurtleFood Law, Labelling and Enforcement Manager-
Natalie VernerSenior Sector Technical and Regulatory Executive-

Food and Drink Federation Scotland,  Director: David Thomson

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

Last reviewed: 19 May 2020