Food Industry Expert,

Jane Milton

30 years’ commercial experience in the industry, has provided Jane with a unique perspective on food from ideation to marketing and given her a strong network globally across the industry.

Jane helps businesses identify their unique assets and capitalise on these. She understands market and industry trends and how they influence new and existing business. Outside the UK, she is accredited to work with Swiss businesses, has worked with trade boards and governments from several European and Caribbean countries and recently with Horticulture Innovation Australia.

Jane has a unique relationship with many UK and Irish supermarkets, convenience groups and food halls through her strategic roles in food industry awards. She is a non-executive director of several food businesses including some owned by the BBC’s Dragons’ Den Investors.

In 2014 the University of West London awarded her an Honorary MBA for services to the Food Industry. She is a published author and Member of the Guild of Food Writers. This year she became the UK's first Certified Tea Sommelier with the Tea Association of Canada.