Vice Chair, Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) UK and Manager EMEA Nutrition Science and Advocacy, DSM Nutritional Products
Dr Rob Winwood, CSci FIFST, is the scientific communications manager at DSM Nutritional Products, editor of the www.nutri-facts.org website and vice chair of the UK Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN). He is a specialist in lipid nutrition and sits on the scientific committees of the global trade organisation GOEDomega3 and Arbeits Kreis Omega 3. He serves on the health and nutrition committee of the European Food Information Council (EUFIC). He is a member of SCI Lipids Group (former Vice-Chair), and speaks regularly for them on health aspects of lipid intake. He has held a series of senior technical and business development positions in various global food ingredient companies including Martek Biosciences, Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Kelco International and Tunnel Avebe Starches.
Rob has a particular interest with regard to the effects of micronutrients and long chain fatty acids on chronic diseases. He has authored numerous scientific publications and has been an invited speaker at many conferences around the globe. He has also made appearances on UK national radio and television including the “Food Unwrapped” series on UK Channel 4.