Our People

Meat Business Women's vision and mission is delivered by a small but impactful operational team. Our advisory panel is made up of experienced and influential industry professionals who build and design our global strategy. Each of our global territories - the UK & Ireland, Australia & New Zealand - has a committee made up of ambassadors. 

Operational Team

Laura Ryan

Laura Ryan

Global Chair

Harriet Wilson

Harriet Wilson

Partnerships Director

Rebecca Fearon

Rebecca Fearon

Membership Marketing Manager

Sam Hendricks

Sam Hendricks

Membership Administrator

Expert Advisory Panel

We have an advisory advisory panel of highly experienced and influential global industry professionals who are active advocates for the industry and support the development of our global strategy in line with our vision and mission.

Jackie Carter

Jackie Carter

Group Technical Director, Cranswick plc

Penny Tomlinson

Penny Tomlinson

Managing Director, Fairfax Meadow

Craig Tomkinson

Craig Tomkinson

Group Chief Financial Officer, 2 Sisters Food Group

Our Territory Committees

Based in Meat Business Women's global territories, our committees deliver a programme of events, networking and mentoring opportunities at national level, to ensure that women across the global meat supply chain are supported at every stage of their career.

Our Speakers 

We aim to inspire women and to help them develop at every career stage to reach their goals. Our speakers are central to the delivery of our mission - sharing their authentic experiences, insights and advice from across the industry at our high impact events.