Justine Fosh is Chief Executive of The National Skills Academy for Food and Drink and Improve having spent 15 years working in commercial positions in food and drink manufacturing companies including Sara Lee, Grolsch, McCain and Uniq before moving to learndirect business. She joined Improve and established their National Skills Academy as a successful stand alone commercial business. She is a graduate in Industrial Relations and Marketing from Strathclyde University.
Talk: How future innovation will drive skills demand for the food and drink industry.
The food and drink manufacturing industry is increasingly becoming a hi-tech industry. The workforce of the future will require higher level skills and yet provision of vital programmes is in decline. This presentation examines some of the challenges faced and potential solutions to ensure that opportunities for growth are grasped.