Our Team

Meet the Dunsters Farm team! Discover the passionate, dedicated individuals who contribute to our award-winning, family-run business, delivering excellence in food service across the North of England.

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Jeremy Mathew

Executive Chairman

Jeremy has been our MD for over 30 years, his favourite food is… Dunsters Yogurt obviously!

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Hannah Barlow

Managing Director 

Hannah loves keeping things running smoothly at Dunsters. She’s partial to a slice of pizza with a glass of bubbly!

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Tom Mathew

Commercial Director 

Tom traded his life as a city lawyer to help improve and grow the family business. Tom leads on key strategic, commercial and operational matters with the support of the brilliant team at Dunsters.

Elizabeth Mathew


Elizabeth’s father founded Dunsters Farm so it’s fair to say she knows all there is to know about the business!

Norman Bannister

Group Sales Director

Norman works with Business Development, bringing new and exciting customers to Dunsters Farm. 

Craig Newton

Buying Director

Craig works alongside the Sales and buying team. He loves anything sweet but especially chocolate cake!

Tom Curtin

Technology Director

Tom looks after IT & Systems across the business and ensures that we’re using the best technology to help service our customers. He can’t get enough of our Dunsters Farm toffee yoghurt.

Chris Howard

Financial Director

Chris makes sure our teams always have the money that they need to provide excellent service to our customers and our community.

Charles Brady

Head of Operations and

Our new Head of Operations and Transport really loves Italian Food.

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David White

Operations &
Transports Manager

David looks after both the driving and warehouse team making sure everything is running smoothly.

Santosh Salunkhe

Transformation and Social
Value Manager 

Santosh is spearheading our Transformation Projects and Ensuring our Continuous Improvement. He enjoys a Fish & Chips.

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Jen Royle

Group Communications 

Jen is responsible for developing and executing strategic marketing plans for the business. She love Tapas!

Paul Simpson

Group Operations & Facilities

Paul is the Group Operations & Facilities Manager making sure our day-to-day proceeds smoothly. He enjoys Chinese cuisine.

Sarah Knapper

Group Technical Manager

Sarah oversees the running of our Technology Systems and Processes.

Maxine Freed

Group People Manager

Maxine manages our Human Resources here at Dunsters Farm. Her favourite food is Hummus on Pitta Bread.

Nairah Mirza

Financial Manager

Nairah helps manage the money and loves her role here at Dunster’s Farm. Chicken Pie is her favourite!

Rochelle Nuttall

Safety & Compliance Manager

Rochelle is here to make sure Dunsters Farm is a safe place to work.

Dean Smalley

Group IT Manager

Dean has recently joined our IT team as Group IT Manager. 

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Roxy Howarth

Customer Experience Manager

Roxy manages the Customer Service Department. She can’t get enough of Dunsters Lamb Spring rolls.

Caitlin Blount

Customer Service Team Lead

Caitlin is our new Customer Service Team Lead and enjoys Halloumi Fries. 

Stella Smith

Business Development

Stella covers Greater Manchester. She enjoys nothing more than a sharing platter with friends.

Neil Good

Business Development

Neil has been with Dunsters for over 20 years, starting as a driver and now overseeing the Yorkshire region. 

Gemma Harling

Business Development

Gemma is joining our area sales for Lancashire and Cumbria.

Elle West

Marketing Assistant

Elle assists Jen with marketing tasks from creating content to managing social media platforms. She likes to treat herself to a roast dinner.

Join our team

We’re continually seeking talented individuals to join our award winning, third-generation, family-owned business.