Daniel Metheringham, who works for McCain Foods, has joined the board of AHDB Potatoes.
Daniel Metheringham is head of agriculture at McCain Foods and previously worked for Branston Ltd.
His responsibilities include the purchasing of potatoes, setting standards in crop husbandry and ensuring a reliable supply of high quality seed for the McCain grower community.
Daniel said: “I very much look forward to joining the AHDB Potatoes Board, during what is likely to be a period of change and opportunity for the industry.
“My role at McCain is both strategic and hands-on, and I look forward to contributing to AHDB Potatoes through my experience of working as part of a global business, with local collaboration across our supply chain.”