Senior Management

AGUST GUDMUNDSSON

Chief Executive Officer

KEY EXPERIENCE

  • Co-founder of Bakkavor Group in 1986
  • Expanded Company from a start up to a leading international fresh prepared food provider with sales of £1.7bn today.
  • 30 years of service with Bakkavor

PETER GATES

Chief Financial Officer

KEY EXPERIENCE

  • Over 30 years of corporate finance experience
  • A number of senior financial management roles, including Saatchi & Saatchi and Avis Europe
  • Six years of service with Bakkavor

MIKE EDWARDS

Chief Operating Officer, UK

KEY EXPERIENCE

  • Over 26 years’ experience in the food industry, including United Biscuits and Heinz
  • Various senior operational roles across Bakkavor
  • 15 years of service with Bakkavor

IVAN CLINGAN

President & CEO of Bakkavor USA

KEY EXPERIENCE

  • Over 29 years’ experience in the food industry, including Nestlé
  • A number of senior operational and functional roles across Bakkavor
  • 26 years of service with Bakkavor

EINAR GÚSTAFSSON

Managing Director, Bakkavor China

KEY EXPERIENCE

  • Management consultancy background with Deloitte
  • Built Bakkavor business in Asia, starting in 2005
  • 11 years of service with Bakkavor

PIPPA GREENSLADE

Group HR Director

KEY EXPERIENCE

  • Over 25 years’ experience in global HR roles
  • Senior management roles with Cadbury Schweppes and the British Council
  • Three years of service with Bakkavor