Christine Snell is a business partner with her husband Anthony, their business is producing and packing soft fruit for the major multiples, including Marks and Spencer, J Sainsbury and Tesco, they are members of the Berry Gardens Co-Operative that is the largest producer/supplier of soft fruit in the UK. The business is based in Herefordshire and was awarded Grower of the Year in 2008 and 2013, AJ & CI Snell has a significant need for seasonal labour and as the manager of Human Resources Christine has travelled throughout Eastern Europe and visited many Agricultural Universities where some of their workforce have been recruited from.
After studying Food Science and Nutrition Christine graduated and joined Allied Lyons as a junior food technologist working with key food manufacturers across the UK she left to join Glaxo Smithkline Consumer Brands as Development manager for the Ribena brand, moving on to be a project manager for the launch of new products within the Consumer Healthcare division.
Christine is a Trustee director of Concordia (UK) Ltd. and a Justice of the Peace.
Christine is married to Anthony they have two boys both still at school, she is a keen tennis player and horse rider. Interests also include food, travel and music and most importantly a small herd of pedigree Hereford Cattle.
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