Hume Brophy is delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Wright, outgoing Chief Executive of the Food and Drink Federation, as Vice Chair and Non-Executive Director.
Ian has distinguished himself as a leader in the industry, serving as Corporate Communications Director then Corporate Relations Director at Diageo (2000 to 2014) before taking the helm as the FDF in 2015.
Hume Brophy Co-founder and Director, John Hume said:
“Ian brings a career of expertise at the highest level in business, management and governance to our company. His leadership of the Food and Drink Federation in recent years has been an exemplar of strategic advocacy on behalf of a critically important sector to the UK and European economies.”
Hume Brophy has an exemplary track record of delivering communications and government relations services for the agriculture and food industry, at both the UK and EU levels, with Ian’s appointment underscoring the firm’s preeminence in the sector.
The firm also works across transport, energy, financial services and other sectors, delivering integrated programmes through its core teams in London, Brussels, Dublin, Singapore, Hong Kong, New York, Frankfurt and Paris.