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the last 20 years in a number of senior roles with Macaw Soft Drinks, Refresco Gerber Ltd. She was appointed Nichols Plc Group Chief Executive in May 2013.
Stephen Boyd Group Finance Director
Steve was appointed Group Finance Director in January 2010. Steve has spent 21 years in the food manufacturing sector and previously was Group Finance Director at Golden Wonder, subsequent to that was Group Finance Director and Chief Operating Officer at WT Foods Group Plc. Steve worked with John Duffy at both Golden Wonder and WT Foods.
Bob Beveridge Non-Executive Director
Bob was appointed to the Board on 1 July 2017. He is a Chartered Accountant with extensive financial management, city and corporate transaction experience in consumer goods and technology companies, including Cable & Wireless Communications Plc, Marlborough
Stirling Plc, and McBride Plc, a European private label manufacturer. For the last 6 years he has been a portfolio Independent Director and Audit Committee Chairman and is currently Senior Independent Director on the Boards of Brady Plc and Inspiration Healthcare Plc. He also provides mentoring services to aspiring and existing Finance Directors via the Institute of Chartered Accountants.
Raymond Duignan Non-Executive Director
Raymond was appointed to the Board in July 2013. He has extensive industry experience having set up a specialist investment bank, Stamford Partners, in the mid-1990s advising the European food and drink industries with clients including many blue chip companies. He is currently a Non-Executive Director of Science in Sport Plc, where he chairs the Audit Committee, and is a member of the Advisory Board of Active Private Equity Partners, the consumer focused investment group. He is Chairman of both the Audit and Remuneration Committees.
Zoe Morgan Non-Executive Director
Zoe was appointed to the Board on 4 July 2016. Zoe has 15 years Executive Director experience with significant retail, consumer and financial services businesses, including the role of Group Marketing Director of The Co-operative Group, HBoS Retail and Boots UK. Zoe has developed a broad commercial background in multi-site, retail, manufacturing and service businesses, with key strengths in strategy, brand management and customer relationship management. For the last 10 years she has held a portfolio of Non-Executive Directorships and is currently a Board member of Moss Bros, Kind Consumer and Kintell Ltd.