Tammy Butterworth - Rendered on: 23/03/2017 00:18:48
Global R&D Manager
Tammy is a real future seeker with a great love for food and drink, and innovation- and how all of the possibilities can be put together! She has an extensive background with big companies, is launching her own chocolate business, speaking at conferences and also enjoying family time with her two boys and husband.
A passionate innovator she has over a decade of experience in innovation and product development- working for FMCG food and drink businesses including Mars, PepsiCo, Britvic Soft Drinks and Twinings.
Tammy started in the area of disruptive innovation and the construction of new innovation platform areas- working directly with consumers to find compelling insights/unmet needs and translate their requirements into product and packaging attributes. Following this she went on to manage innovation at a global scale- exploiting new methods and technologies to unlock consumer opportunity, delivering first to market and best in class products. She now leads technical strategy development and implementation- ensuring it dovetails in with the commercial strategy and delivers growth to the business.
Tammy holds a first class Masters in Chemistry & Industry, with follow up qualifications in the formulation of cosmetic products, and formal management qualifications.