Varun R.

19+ years in Food & Beverages expertise in manufacturing management & operations

United Kingdom

14 years in operations industry (Nestle Nutrition, Nestle Purina, Saint-Gobain, Aptar, Dairy Crest/Muller and currently in TwiningsOvo) and still counting. Every year I have asked myself the same ques...see more

  • Food & Beverage
  • Operations
  • Manufacturing
  • Program and Project Management


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


UK&I Operations Manager

3 years
Current position
Sep 2019 - Present
At Twinings, tea is more than a passion, it’s a way of life and we want to share this love far and wide. Our mission is to bring everyday luxury to all. Whether that’s your morning cup ...see more

Manufacturing Manager

Müller Milk & Ingredients
1 year
Jul 2018 - Aug 2019
Müller Milk & Ingredients aims to be Britain’s private label dairy leader and produces branded and private label fresh milk, cream, butter and ingredients products. It boasts a network ...see more

Manufacturing Manager

1 year
May 2017 - Jun 2018
Aptar is a global leader in the design and manufacturing of a broad range of drug delivery, consumer product dispensing and material science solutions. Aptar uses insights, design, engi...see more

Manufacturing Optimisation Manager

Saint-Gobain Glass UK
2 years
Dec 2014 - May 2017
Saint-Gobain Building Glass manufactures and distributes environmentally friendly flat glass for the commercial and residential markets in the UK & Ireland. As one of the worlds leading...see more

Focused Improvement Specialist

Nestle Purina UK
2 years
Mar 2013 - Dec 2014
Global Performance Acceleration Team (PAT) member as Project Leader to deliver projects supporting Nestle Continuous Excellence(NCE).  Change Management to ensure achievement of busin...see more

Production Shift Manager

Dairy Crest
3 years
Jun 2010 - Mar 2013
Saputo Dairy UK (formerly Dairy Crest) is a producer of leading British food brands and value-added ingredients. We produce and sell some of the best-loved food brands in the UK as well...see more

Production Officer( Infant Nutrition)

Nestle India Ltd.
1 year
Jan 2007 - Jan 2008
As the world’s largest food and beverage company we are driven by a simple aim: unlocking the power of food to enhance quality of life for everyone, today and for generations to come.

Production Executive

1 year
Sep 2005 - Jan 2007
Wockhardt is a global pharmaceutical and biotechnology organisation, providing affordable, high-quality medicines for a healthier world. It is India’s leading research-based global heal...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Food & Beverage

Role experience

  • Operations
  • Manufacturing
  • Program and Project Management