Santander Virtual Global Food Forum

Santander is excited to be launching our first ever virtual Global Food Forum offering insight into the latest trends and themes impacting businesses operating across the sector.

As a delegate you’ll hear from both sector and country specialists, trade bodies and businesses representing 15 global markets which offer the best growth opportunities for UK food and drink businesses.

Speakers confirmed so far include:

  • Ian Wright, Chief Executive, Food & Drink Federation (FDF) 
  • Nicola Thomas, Director, Food & Drink Exporters Association (FDEA)
  • Richard Harrow, Chief Executive, British Frozen Foods Federation (BFFF)


  • 1 March 2021 – Welcome and UK Sector Overview

Morning session

Focus on the sector within the UK with in-depth insight from FDF, FDEA and BFFF

Afternoon sessions

Panel discussions for each of the specific food and drink categories. Hear first- hand from industry leaders and established businesses on navigating the current challenges and explore some of the burning issues such as how to progress global opportunities.

The rest of the week will be spent looking at key international markets where Santander’s Global partners will provide market overviews and insights. This insight and these connections will assist you to formulate your plans and identify the best opportunities for your category in your chosen markets.

  • 2 March 2021 - Asia – ASEAN, China, India, Japan and South Korea (AM)
  • 3 March 2021 - UAE (AM) & Europe (PM)
  • 4 March 2021 - North & South America (PM)

Content will be delivered in bite-size sessions throughout the week. Exact times and attendance links will be sent to you once you have registered.

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