The Food Authenticity Network

Sterling Crew, Chairman of the Advisory Board

Sterling Crew is Chair of The Food Authenticity Network Advisory Board, Managing Director of SQS ltd, Strategic Advisor at Shield Safety Group and Dynamic Risk Indicator, Independent Scientific Advisor at Campden BRI and sits on its board. Sterling also sits on the audit governance board at Eurofins and is Scientific Advisor for OLIO. He Chairs the IFST Food Safety Group and is a member of the CIEH food expert panel.

He has 35 years experience of working in the field of food safety and global supply chain governance.Sterling started his career in government before a successful track history in retailing with Marks & Spencer and Tesco. He has also worked in the branded environment for Coca-Cola and Disney and two manufacturers. Sterlings experience as a regulator, retailer, brand owner and food manufacturer has given him a unique perspective of the challenges of the global food supply network and the potential benefits of blockchain.