The HFMA staff are available Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. The Vice President and Executive Director can be contacted via the HFMA office.
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The Health Food Manufacturers’ Association
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BSc (Hons) Biochemistry, MRSB, CBiol
Dr Katie Burren
PhD Neural Development and
BSc (Hons) Biochemistry
MSc Food Policy, BSc (Hons)
Food Studies, DCATS
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HFMA Comms is responsible for external communication and all aspects of social media.
Simon Fitzpatrick – Public Affairs Adviser
Advice on influencing UK & EU legislative and regulatory issues from a political perspective
Cicero/AMO: Mr Simon Fitzpatrick, Account Director
Brian Kelly – Legal Adviser
Member companies are elected to Council for a period of two years and, by rotation, half of them are elected annually. Their nominated representatives volunteer considerable time to attending Council meetings that determine HFMA policy and strategy. Council officers (Chair and Treasurer) are elected annually by the Council, and the President and Vice-President, who do not have voting rights, are elected annually by members at the AGM.
Nelsons – Steve Mann (Chair)
ADM Protexin – Aileen Green
Natural Trade Brokers – Tom Moses (Treasurer)
Lanes Health – Janet Groves
MPL Marketing – Martin Last
Biocare – Emma Ellis
Vitabiotics – Robert Taylor
Lamberts Healthcare – John Todd
Lehvoss UK/Gee Lawson – Julian Domszy
Eurocaps – Brett Tomlin
The Bountiful Company – Julie Lamble
Holland & Barrett – Matthew Smith
The Health Food Manufacturers’ Association (HFMA) has awarded Dr Marilyn Glenville, the UK’s leading nutritionist specialising in women’s health, as the deserving winner of this year’s Maurice Hanssen Award of Honour.
The award, presented at the HFMA’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 15th June 2022, is the natural health industry’s greatest accolade and is presented in recognition of a lifetime of outstanding contribution to the industry.
Dr Marilyn Glenville PhD (Cantab), AFBPsS, FBANT has been working in the natural health industry for over 35 years in clinical practice and is the author of 17 internationally best-selling books which have sold over one million copies world-wide and been translated into over 20 languages. She is the former President of the Food and Health Forum at the Royal Society of Medicine and was an observer on the Food Standards Agency’s Expert Group on the safety of vitamins and minerals and highly regarded throughout the industry.
Speaking of Marilyn’s contribution to the industry, Steve Mann, HFMA’s Chair, comments “Marilyn’s work has touched millions of people in the UK and around the world, improving their health, happiness and empowering them to better manage their own health and wellbeing.”
Speaking on her award, Marilyn says, “Winning this award is such an honour and it has been a privilege to work in the Natural Health industry for over 35 years and I am very proud to join the list of previous recipients. I would also like to thank the HFMA Council for their confidence in awarding me this honour which was an unexpected and very welcome surprise.”
She adds, “I would like to thank everyone in the industry and those members of the HFMA for continuing to maintain such high standards. Maintaining the high standards and integrity of the industry is so important when we consider the real benefits people gain from using good quality products.”