William Roberts joined the NIAB Group as Business Development Manager in November 2018, positioned full-time at NIAB EMR, in Kent. Will is involved with a number of existing commercial activities, such as the Water Efficient Technologies Centre and the East Malling variety breeding programmes; he is the first point of contact for commercial businesses interested in discussing potential collaborations with NIAB EMR.
Will has experience in horticulture through working in the fresh produce sector in the UK and Spain, namely the production of fresh salad crops; conventional and organic. Will’s alma mater is The Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester, where he graduated with an honours degree in International Business Management, specialising in the agri-food industry.
NIAB EMR Email: Will.Roberts@emr.ac.uk
NIAB Group Email: Will.Roberts@niab.com