As the leading skills body for the UK food and drink manufacturing industry, the research team at Improve led on facilitating and authoring the Skills Action Plan for the Food Supply Chain.
Improve worked closely with a range of partners that represent the industry to develop the plan. Jack Matthews, CEO at Improve currently chairs the industry led Skills Action Plan Steering Group, which Defra helped facilitate.
"We need to attract well qualified and ambitious candidates into our industry. The Food Supply Chain Action Plan brings together all parts of the food chain to maximize the impact of individual campaigns and actively promote career opportunities to potential new entrants."
Chairman of the Food and Drink Federation (FDF) Competitiveness Steering Group and Chairman & CEO of Nestle UK & Ireland