Our People

Simon Hall in the meeting

Simon Hall

Managing Director

Maggie Wightman

Chief Operating Officer

Peter Connor

Finance Director

Ad West

Company Secretary

John Cross

Our Chairman is John Cross. A fifth-generation farmer based in Norfolk, he was Chair of the English Beef and Lamb Executive (EBLEX) from 2002 to 2015 and was chair of the Traceability Design User Group (TDUG) until 2020 - the industry body set up to advise on the creation of the Livestock Information Service (LIS) - and is currently acting as interim chair. 

He was awarded the Royal Smithfield Club Prize for outstanding contributions to the Livestock Sector in 2015.