Heather Hancock

Heather Hancock

Non Executive Director

Heather’s experience has touched all areas of the rural sector. Initially, a land agent, then moving onto public sector where amongst other posts she was the driving force behind the Department of National Heritage and the Millennium Commission. From then, she was an Executive Director at Yorkshire Forward and onto part of the global leadership team at Deloitte working for the international Olympic movement until her retirement in 2014. Since then, amongst other positions Heather is Chairman of the Foods Standard Agency. She also partakes in many hobbies including gardening and shooting.