Gareth D.

Managing Director | Ready-meals & healthy snacks

United Kingdom
EN

Core Capabilities: Operational: Product/production expertise FMCG / Beer / Baby Food / Soups / Cooked Sauces / Mayonnaise / Dressings / Glazes and Marinades / Chocolate Confectionery / Bakery / Cereal...see more

  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
  • Food & Beverage

600

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Managing Director

Natural Balance Foods
2 years
Current position
Mar 2020 - Present
We're a young British company devoted to increasing world happiness with yummy healthy snacks, humour and helpfulness. that means we make delicious, good-for-you munchies, do our best ...see more

Operations Director

Natural Balance Foods
7 years
Current position
Mar 2015 - Present
We're a young British company devoted to increasing world happiness with yummy healthy snacks, humour and helpfulness. that means we make delicious, good-for-you munchies, do our best ...see more

Operations Director

Bar Foods
2 years
Aug 2012 - Dec 2014
BAR Foods is a complex soup, sauce and high care ready meal manufacturer supplying c.450 SKUs of predominantly frozen (80%), with some chilled and ambient, “single serve” meals to the U...see more

General Manager

English Provender Company
9 months
Dec 2011 - Sep 2012
EPC is a proprietary branded business and own label supplier of chutneys, condiments, cooking aids and salad dressings to the retail sector, and mayonnaise and sauces to businesses manu...see more

Commercial Manager

English Provender Company
2 years
Dec 2009 - Dec 2011
To increase my skills and experience I was approached and asked to transfer into a commercial role Responsibilities Managed a portfolio of c.30 accounts, including EPCs single biggest ...see more

Factory Manager

English Provender Company
6 years
Dec 2003 - Dec 2009
Key Achievements Worked on the design for the building of £10m state of the art production facility and subsequent M&E fit-out specification. Following the initial ‘shell build’ in 2005...see more

Production Manager

English Provender Company
2 years
Dec 2001 - Dec 2003
I joined EPC as the production manager following its acquisition by the Billington Group. The EPC management team was very small and my role as production manager was wide. Reporting ...see more

Production Manager

Bendicks of Mayfair
3 years
Dec 1998 - Dec 2001

QA Technician

Scottish Courage
2 years
Dec 1992 - Dec 1994

Research and Development Technician

Carlsberg Tetley
4 years
Dec 1987 - Dec 1991

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
  • Food & Beverage