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EY - Nick Oughtred

Nick Oughtred

Chairman
William Jackson Food Group

Nick Oughtred is Chairman of William Jackson Food Group. He is responsible for communicating with shareholders, managing the group’s property portfolio and insurance arrangements and, most importantly, making sure the company’s culture is properly understood and its values upheld. He is the great-great-grandson of the business’s founder, William Jackson.

Nick is a graduate of Stirling University, where he obtained a BA (Hons.) in Business Studies with Economics. He joined the William Jackson Food Group in 1983 holding various roles before being appointed Group Company Secretary in 2003. He was made a Director of the Group Board in 2006 prior to becoming Chairman in 2007.