Francis Reid is Fonterra’s Trade Strategy & Stakeholder Affairs Manager for EU, Russia and the Middle East and Africa (MEA) based in Amsterdam.
Francis leads the development of strategies to grow market access and he provides Fonterra business units with expert trade policy advice. He also ensures Fonterra’s sustainability objectives are advanced in Europe.
He is the Deputy Chair of the Sustainable Agriculture Initiative’s Dairy Working Group and a member of the International Dairy Federation’s Standing Committee on Dairy Policies and Economics.
He joined Fonterra in 2008 and prior to that was an academic in the United Kingdom. He has a PhD in the History and Philosophy of Science from the University of Cambridge.