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 makes sure our supply chain is working smoothly and enjoys sourcing fantastic new product lines.

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 ensures that all of our equipment, contracts, systems and facilities are all in tip-top condition. 

Chris Howard

Financial Director

Chris loves to make sure our teams always have the money that they need!

Nairah Mirza

Financial Manager

Nairah helps manage the money and loves her role here at Dunster’s Farm.

Santosh Salunkhe

Digital Transformation Manager

Santosh is spearheading our development as an online platform.

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David White

Transport &
Operations Manager

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

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Jen Royle

Marketing Manager

Jen is responsible for developing and executing strategic marketing plans for the business.

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Neil Good

Business Development

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

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Frank Starbuck

Business Development

Frank joins Area Sales for Lancashire and Cumbria. He has a wealth of experience in food service and sales.

Stella Smith

Business Development

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

Paul Simpson

Operations Manager

Paul is our new Operations Manager making sure our day-to-day proceeds smoothly.

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James Courtney

Operations Coordinator

James helps Ben and Dave ensuring all transport runs smoothly, answering any transport queries.

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Ben Stocks

Transport & 
Operations Supervisor

Ben looks after the warehouse and driving team, to ensure everything is organised and running smoothly.

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Elyn Croasdale

Group People Manager

Elyn is our friendly Group People Manager who makes sure to get the most out of our team

Sophie Bailey

People Team Assistant

Sophie assists Elyn in managing the Human Resources here at Dunsters Farm.

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Nathan Cunningham

Group IT Manager

Nathan manages our top of the line IT team that ensures the smooth running of all the systems and software.

Sarah Knapper

Group Technical Manager

Sarah oversees the running of our Technology Systems and Processes.

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Ian Appleby

IT Support Technician

Ian provides first line IT support and ensures the smooth running of all the systems and software.

Alex Tucker

E-Commerce & Marketing

Alex is our new E-Commerce expert. He enjoys Ramen Noodles!

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Elle West

Marketing Assistant

Elle assists Jen with marketing tasks from creating content to managing the social media platforms.

Paul McGuinness

Replen Team Leader

Paul ensures all goods are replenished ready to be picked. His favourite meal is a Lamb Sunday Roast.

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Ellie Mills

Purchase Ledger Clerk

Ellie works with the purchasing team and our suppliers.

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Lucy Denham 

Group Sales Support

Lucy supports Norman with bringing new and exciting customers to Dunsters Farm. 

Caitlin Blount

Customer Service Team Lead

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

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Roxy Howarth

Commercial Assistant

Roxy manages the Customer Support team and oversees the day to day running of the office operations.

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Jo Farrelly

Customer Service Advisor

Jo is part of the Telesales team at Dunsters Farm. Her favourite food has to be salt and vinegar crisps!

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Sarah Barnes

Customer Service Advisor

Sarah enjoys looking after our customers whilst also promoting our fantastic products.

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Paul Walker

Customer Service Advisor

Paul is proud of his ability to ensure our customers are completely satisfied with our service.

Samaira Ahmed

Customer Service Advisor

Samaira ensures all our customers are satisfied with their service.

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Tessa Leslie

Customer Service Advisor

Tessa assists Roxy in making sure our customers receive the best possible service.

Laura-Jane Wall

Customer Service Advisor

Laura-Jane loves helping our customers and ensuring they are satisfied.

Gemma White

Buying Assistant

Gemma works with our buying team to ensure everything is running smoothly. Her favourite food is crumble.

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Mel Lee

Buying Assistant

Mel loves helping our customers, nearly as much as she loves Manchester United and Fillet Steak Rossini!

Nicola Bagwell

Admin Assistant / Receptionist

Nicola is a friendly face that is always happy to help.

Pauline Rushworth

Admin Assistant

Pauline is well-versed in handling the day-to-day duties around the office.

Adam Porter

Transport & Operations Trainer

Adam has been with Dunsters Farm for over 12 years, he is a big Man City fan and loves a good Lamb Madras!

Ian Hamilton

Night Shift Manager

Ian oversees the warehouse during the night shift.

Bethany Garner

Assistant Night Shift Manager

Bethany assists Ian in overseeing the warehouse during the Night Shift.

Emily Buckley

Finance Assistant 

Emily helps the office with admin tasks and deal with payments. Her favourite food is Pizza.

Join our team

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