Lisa Hand

Business Development Director

Lisa’s career in the meat industry spans almost 20 years, during which time she has specialised in supply chain management including purchasing, operations, forecasting, production planning, logistics, warehousing and stock control. Heavily focussed on sustainability with a particular emphasis on plastics she has also won a number of awards for packaging innovation.

With a natural aptitude for building collaborative networks, Lisa is well recognised in the trade with an incredible knowledge of key contacts across the entire supply chain, spanning primary meat producers, processors, packers, ingredients & packaging suppliers, and the end customer base including many of the retailer multiples in the UK and Ireland.

In 2018 Lisa won Meat Management’s Meat Business Women of the year award for processing and manufacturing, and subsequently went on to win the much-coveted overall Meat Businesswoman of the Year award. With a passion for developing and nurturing talent in the industrlisay, Lisa plans to build on this success and use her strong industry profile and contacts to promote Meat Business Women in the UK and Ireland.