Our Judges

We are very grateful to our judges, who taste and scrutinise hundreds of products every year, giving valuable feedback. Our judges are made up of food industry experts from all aspects, from chefs and nutritionists to packaging experts and food technologists.



Meet Our 2022 Judges

Editor & Brand and Creative Content Manager
Consommé Magazine & Amanda Bootes PR
Managing Director
TQS Food Consulting Ltd
Owner
Mrs Bun the Baker Cookery School
International Trade Adviser, Food & Drink
Department for International Trade
Senior Recipe Development Manager
Green Chef
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General Manager/Owner
Market House
NPD Manager
Butlers Farmhouse Cheeses
NPD Technologist
Lazy Day Foods
Digital Marketing Consultant
DG Consulting
Founder and Insight Director
Contigo Management
International Head of Strategic Product Development
HelloFresh
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Innovation Consultant
FIS Group
Director
Caliendo's Gelato
Managing Director
Visionary Food Solutions
Food Standards Consultant
GDT Consultancy
HEAD OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
PAPA JOHN'S
Freelance Journalist
Freelance Journalist
Consultant and Advisor
Facilit8 and Flourish
Partner & Technical Innovation Manager
Waitrose & Partners
Owner
Drawing Inspiration
Director
Richer Food Limited
Senior Food Innovation Manager
Gousto
Head of Quality and Delivery
Co-op
Information Systems Manager
Caterforce
Chief Go Getter
Find me the Leads Limited
Founder
Consulting by Lucy Georgia
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Technical Manager
Mindful Chef
Development Chef
Alliance NZ farmers produce
Food and Drink Business Development
Invest Northern Ireland
Foodservice Development Director/ Food Consultant
Fox's Burtons Companies & Fridge Fallout
Innovation Manager
Jordans Dorset & Ryvita
Principal Research Chef
Pepsico International Ltd
Director
Facilit8 & Flourish Ltd
Applications Manager
Lionel Hitchen Ltd
Managing Director
Belenora Ltd
Innovation, Development & Commercial Lead
Symingtons
Head of Development
BAKKAVOR
Senior Brand Manager, Squeaky Bean
The Compleat Food Group
Senior Market Research Consultant
The NPD Group
Director
Simon Bell Food Industry Consulting Ltd
Founder
OF Plus Ltd
Product Developer
Waitrose
Founder
Moving Food Ltd
Director
Create - Innovation & Development Ltd
Lecturer and Innovation Consultant
The Food Launchpad
Director & Co Founder
thefoodpeople
Senior Development & Innovation Chef
Waitrose & Partners