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TEAM

We pride ourselves for working as a team. We believe it's our strength and with this simple philosophy we all contribute to making our company the success that it is.

 

Don Smith

DON SMITH - Chairman & Managing Director

Don has worked in a trading office all his working life, gaining valuable knowledge in management and the import and export of fresh and frozen poultry. Life at Two Counties Foods started in October 1994 when asked to help expand the poultry business in the U.K. and develop the import and export sales for Ireland and Italy. Don became a Director and Shareholder of Two Counties Foods in 1995.  In 2001 Don became Sales Director and in 2014 he became Chairman and Managing Director on the retirement of Garry Walker.

Contact: don@twocountiesfoods.co.uk

Richard Scott

RICHARD SCOTT - Sales Director

Richard's introduction to the meat industry was through retail butchery and the Smithfield College to study retail butchery. After many successful years as a butcher in the New Forest, Richard decided to move over to meat trading and joined Two Counties Foods in 1997. Richard specialises in the import of Australian and New Zealand lamb products, Richard became a Director of the Company in 2000 and a Shareholder in 2002.  In 2014 Richard became Sales Director

Contact: richard@twocountiesfoods.co.uk

 

John Wells

JOHN WELLS - Director

John has been in the business for over 30 years. He started his career with a production and trading company with involvement in a wide variety of Meat, Poultry and Frozen Foods. He became the Sales Director in 1986. Over the years his remit included managing major retail, wholesale, institutional and food service accounts within the UK Market. John joined Two Counties Foods in 2009 bringing his wealth of experience to the Business. He became a Director and Shareholder in 2011.

Contact: john@twocountiesfoods.co.uk

Steve Davies

STEVE DAVIES - Director

Steve's introduction to the meat industry began in 1989 when he joined a company as a national accounts manager that specialised in importing of New Zealand lamb. An opportunity arose in 2002 where he moved to a meat trading company gaining valuable experience in the red meat and poultry sector. Steve joined Two Counties Foods in 2004 to expand our lamb, beef and pork sales and became a Shareholder in 2010.

Contact: steve@twocountiesfoods.co.uk 

Alan Bird

ALAN BIRD - Director

Alan has been in the meat trade for over thirty five years having worked, mainly for New Zealand meat companies, he also gained experience in the meat depot business as well as trading companies in Smithfield. Alan joined our team in 2008 to help expand our red meat and manufacturing business. .  Alan joined the board of directors and a shareholder in 2013. In 2016 he became a liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Butchers.

Contact: alan@twocountiesfoods.co.uk

Steve Harper

STEVE HARPER - Trading Manager

Steve started life in the meat industry via a family’s retail butcher shop whilst attending Oxford College.  Eventually, Steve moved into the poultry wholesale trade in 1998 by joining a wholesale distribution business where his role was to introduce other product lines and offer clients a complete meat service. After 25 years Steve moved to TCF.  He has continued his relationships with existing customers whilst also bringing new customers and suppliers to the business.

Contact: sharper@twocountiesfoods.co.uk

 

 

Koush Paul KOUSH PAUL - Quality Assurance & Logistics
On completion of his degree in Genetics, Koush joined the industry with a poultry trading specialist, where he gained valuable experience in administration and handling of major retail accounts. He was also involved in U.K. and European Logistics as well as stock control. Koush joined Two Counties Foods in 2009 and is now responsible for our due diligence and quality assurance procedures and assists with some of our European logistics.
Contact: koush@twocountiesfoods.co.uk

 

ACCOUNTS

 

DAVID LEWINS  - Office Manager & Purchase Ledger

David started in the meat industry back in 1986, when he joined the accounts department of a major New Zealand Lamb importer to the U.K. Two years later he moved to Two Counties Foods, where he has remained ever since. David is one of the longest serving members of our team.

Contact: david@twocountiesfoods.co.uk

 

 

JOANNE WALKER

Joanne joined the accounts department of Two Counties Foods in 2008.  Jo assists David Lewins with the sales ledger accounts.

Contact: joanne@twocountiesfoods.co.uk

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

 

As a leading importer and exporter Two Counties Foods is always looking to expand its business. As a team we understand the importance of those who work alongside us and we reward them accordingly. We have a refreshing 'hands off', non-bureaucratic approach to business and look to share our success with those around us.

 

If you are an established food trader living within the UK or Europe, and feel you have the drive and commitment to work with a dynamic team, we would very much like to meet you.

 

Please contact:
Don Smith
0207 236 1552
07730 643075
don@twocountiesfoods.co.uk

 

A suitable financial package awaits the right candidate.

 

(All correspondence will be in the strictest confidence)