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The group operating performance is led by the Executive Directors, Chief Executive - Gareth Davies, and Group Finance Director - Rob Thomas. On operational matters, the Executive Directors are also supported by members of the Group Executive Team.

Gareth Wynn Davies

Chief Executive

Gareth was appointed to the Board as Chief Executive in May 2018. He joined Wynnstay in 1999 as Sales Manager for South Wales and became Head of Agriculture in 2008. He is also a Non-Executive Director at Hybu Cig Cymru - Meat Promotion Wales.

Sales & Marketing Mergers & Acquisitions
Strategy & Leadership Sector Experience

Rob Thomas

Group Finance Director

Rob joined the Board in October 2023 as Group Finance Director Designate and became Group Finance Director on 2 January 2024.  He has significant financial and commercial experience in senior roles, including in the agricultural and the supply chain sectors. A Chartered Accountant, Rob has significant experience of M&A and strategic planning.  His earlier career was in accountancy with PwC, both in the UK and overseas.

Finance Mergers & Acquisitions
Sector Experience Strategy & Leadership

David Chadwick

Managing Director, Glasson Grain

Dave joined the Group in August 2006 when Wynnstay acquired Glasson Grain. Dave has significant commercial experience in international trading of animal feeds and fertiliser.

Operations & Supply Chain Strategy & Leadership
Sales & Marketing    

Stuart Dolphin

Arable Director

Joined the Group in May 2011 when Wynnstay acquired Wrekin Grain which subsequently became GrainLink. Stuart has significant commercial experience in commodity trading and arable farming, including seed, fertiliser and agronomy.

Operations & Supply Chain Strategy & Leadership
Sales & Marketing    

Paul Jackson

Commercial Sales and Marketing Director

Paul joined Wynnstay in July 2021 having worked for AB Agri for 17 years most recently as Head of Sales. He has over 35 years experience of working in the supply industry.

 Sales & Marketing Sector Experience
Strategy & Leadership    

Neil Richardson

Group Feed & Logistics Operations Director

Neil joined the Group in March 2023 when Wynnstay acquired Humphrey Feeds & Pullets Ltd. Neil brings to the team a wealth of experience within the feed sector, along with a passion for delivering continuous improvement, and excellent customer service.

Operations & Supply Chain Sector Experience
Strategy & Leadership Compliance

David Andrew Thomas Evans

Group Sustainability, Innovation and Food Supply Chain Director

Andrew joined Wynnstay in 1996 as Marketing Manager and became Retail Manager in 2003. He also owns a dairy farm in Mid Wales.

Operations Strategy & Leadership
Sales & Marketing Sector Experience

Paul Godwin

Group Head of Strategic Delivery

Paul joined Wynnstay in 2003 to establish a professional purchasing and stock management team for our Specialist Merchanting Division. He has held roles within the business with responsibility for operations, health and safety, property/ estate management and merchandising.

  Procurement Sector Experience - Retail
Strategy & Leadership Operations

Samantha Jayne Roberts

Group Personnel Manager

Samantha joined the Group in July 2000 and held a variety of roles before assuming Group Personnel Manager in July 2005.

HRM & People Management and Development Health & Safety

Claire Williams

Company Secretary

Claire was appointed to the Board in January 2020. She joined Wynnstay in 2017 as Group Financial Controller. She is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. After 6 years in audit at PwC, Claire went onto work in various finance roles at a number of large listed companies before joining Wynnstay.

Company Secretarial Finance

Strategy & Leadership

  Corporate Governance