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Metropolis Meals & Drink Lecture appoints new chair

Allan Wilkinson is about to chair the 2024 Metropolis Meals & Drink Lecture, with the occasion approaching its twenty third 12 months.

Chair of Metropolis Meals & Drink Lecture, Allan Wilkinson.

Wilkinson takes over from John Giles, who beforehand served because the chair for six years. Wilkinson stated that he goals to “construct upon the efforts made throughout Giles’ management” utilizing his earlier expertise as head of agrifoods at HSBC UK as a place to begin.

He’s a part of numerous trade our bodies, is a trustee of the Royal Countryside Fund and is a Liveryman of The Worshipful Firm of Farmers.

Based on Metropolis Meals & Drink, the position of the chair includes “embracing the robust legacy and heritage of the occasion, which has constantly drawn over 600 attendees”.

Wilkinson stated: “It’s a nice honour and privilege to imagine the position of chair for the celebrated Metropolis Meals & Drink Lecture on the Guildhall in London.

“This annual occasion has earned a commendable repute over time for its insightful thought management, that includes keynote audio system and panels addressing key points within the UK food and drinks sector. The occasion, held within the coronary heart of London, attracts influential figures from the sector, together with our valued sponsors.

“I specific deep gratitude to John Giles for his contributions because the earlier Chair and eagerly anticipate upholding the revered traditions of the Metropolis Meals & Drink Lecture within the years to return.”

The occasion, set for Monday eleventh March 2024, is organised collectively by eight of the Metropolis of London livery firms concerned within the agriculture, food and drinks sectors: the Worshipful Corporations of Bakers, Butchers, Cooks, Distillers, Farmers, Fishmongers, Fruiterers and Poulters.

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