Meat Industry Brexit Impact Report

British Meat Processors Association
British Meat Processors Association

BMPA welcomes Nan Jones to the team

Nan Jones joins the British Meat Processors Association on Monday 22nd February as Policy Technical Manager. Having graduated with a BSc 2.1 class Honours in Food Nutrition and Well-being from Harper Adams University she went on to gain experience at Halen Mon working with its Research and Marketing team.

She moves to BMPA from her previous role at Dunbia where she has been working at the Llanebydder site in Operations and then on to the site at Treburly in the Technical team as part of the Graduate Scheme. Nan has also grown up in the Red Meat industry with her father running a family butchers that they have owned for five generations.

About BMPA

The British Meat Processors Association (BMPA) is the leading trade association for the meat and meat products industry in the UK.

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