Dr David Hughes

Dr. David Hughes is a much sought-after speaker at international conferences and seminars on global food industry issues, particularly consumer and retail trends.

David has lived and worked in Europe, North America, the Caribbean, Africa and South East Asia and has extensive experience as an international advisory board member with food companies and financial service organisations on three continents.

For 20 years, he was a Non-Executive Director of Berry Gardens Ltd – a U.K. farmer-owned berry fruit business (£230 million turnover in 2015). With his American business partner, David established, grew and sold a branded fresh produce business which served supermarkets in the USA. Around the globe, he works with food and beverage supply chain companies – including farm input, growers, manufacturers and ingredient companies, retailers and food service firms – to assist them in management training, strategy and Board level decision-making. David’s views are frequently sought by TV, radio and the printed press.

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Mastering Market Realities in Global Meat
$75.00
This is an unmissable webinar for anyone working in the global meat value chain. Available on-demand, in the webinar Dr....
Business Models for Food Chains
$300.00
Are you seeking ways to achieve sustained growth and profitability? Do you need to learn the skills to bring these...
Food Processing
$300.00
This program is specially designed for professionals and entrepreneurs seeking to expand their business & knowledge horizons in Food Processing.Designed and...
Global Agribusiness & Food Sustainability Trends
$100.00
In this executive seminar, Dr. David Hughes provides you with detailed insights on the global agribusiness and food sustainability trends.Dr Hughes...
Hortiprenuership
$300.00
This program is specially designed for professionals and entrepreneurs seeking to build a meaningful business in horticulture value chains. Designed...
How Big Food is Adapting to Consumer Behaviours
$50.00
Consumer food choices (e.g plant based protein products, free-from products etc.) clearly indicate a growing interest in food and drink...
How to Setup a Competitive Food Business
$100.00
If setting-up a food business sounds exciting and you are looking to venture in that direction for the first time...
Lessons from the European Vegetable supply Crisis
$25.00
This case project takes the scenario of the 2017 vegetable crisis (Iceberg Lettuce and Broccoli) and asks some entrepreneurial questions from...
Mastering Market Realities in Global Fresh Produce
$75.00
This is an unmissable webinar for anyone working in the global fresh produce value chain.Available on-demand, in the webinar Dr. David Hughes...
Developments in Global Food Retail
$50.00
The big retail players in the middle are experiencing severe competitive pressures by low cost and premium retail. As a...
Mini MBA: Sustainable Food Supply Chains
$2,400.00
Businesses across the entire food chain are seeking professional talent that is equipped to solve their supply chain sustainability challenges; increasingly...
Mastering Market Realities in Global Fresh Produce
$75.00
This is an unmissable webinar for anyone working in the global fresh produce value chain.Available on-demand, in the webinar Dr. David Hughes...