About Jane Milton
Jane Milton has over 30 years experience in the food industry, find out more about her work with Dragons' Den and how she became the UK's first Certified Tea Sommelier below.
About Jane Milton
30 years’ commercial experience in the industry, has provided Jane with a unique perspective on food from ideation to marketing and given her a strong network globally across the industry.
Jane began her working life with Greggs helping them switch from being a high street baker to a national food to go business and has maintained her interest in bakery and food to go ever since.
Jane helps businesses identify their unique assets and capitalise on these. Outside the UK, she is accredited to work with Swiss businesses, has worked with trade boards and governments from several European and Caribbean countries and recently with Horticulture Innovation Australia.
Jane has a unique relationship with many UK and Irish supermarkets, convenience groups and food halls developed through her strategic roles in food industry awards. She is a board member and investor in a BBC’s Dragons’ Den food business with Deborah Meaden, has just joined the Board of a sandwich manufacturer and has just stepped down on the Board of Fresh Montgomery , the leading food and drink exhibition company .
In 2014 the University of West London awarded her an Honorary MBA for services to the Food Industry. She is a published author and Member of the Guild of Food Writers. In 2017 Jane became the UK’s first Certified Tea Sommelier accredited by the Tea Association of Canada.
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