Management Team

MR. RICHARD HUNT - Managing Director

Richard has been on the board of directors for over 12 years and appointed as Managing Director in 2005. Richard has been running the family farm and local businesses for over 30 years but as a family member he has total focus on ensuring that Hunt’s deliver the reliable and satisfactory service it has done for over 60 years.

MR. MICHAEL DOUCH - Engineering Director

Michael joined Hunt’s in 1986 as an Engineer and was appointed Director in 2003. He is a member of the family and can remember the days when his uncle expanded the dairy business to frozen food storage and distribution. Michael continues to oversee the engineering side of the business and is also responsible for hotels owned by the Hunt’s group.

MR. THOMAS HUNT - Operations Director

Thomas Hunt is the next generation of the Hunt family to operate within the business, he joined the board of directors in 2014 following working as Operations Manager. Thomas graduated in 2013 with a First Class Honours Degree in Agricultural Business Management from Reading University. This, alongside his experience of previously working within the company’s stores, butchery, telesales and logistics departments has given Thomas the skills and expertise to change processes leading to increasing operational efficiency.

MR. JASON McGHEE - Purchasing Director

From a sales background Jason joined the Hunt’s sales team in 2003. Jason moved across to become Purchasing Manager in October 2007 before being appointed Purchasing Director in 2014. Jason works closely with both local and national suppliers to source the best quality products at the most competitive prices.

​MR. GARETH JAMES - Sales Director

Gareth joined Hunt’s back in 2009 having previously been with a large retail food and drink wholesaler. He has many years of experience in both the retail and foodservice sectors and became a Director after Trevor Crossfield retired in 2019.

MRS. NICKI STRIBLEY - Sales Director (Hunt's & Queenswood)

A graduate with a wealth of sales experience, Nicki joined Hunt's in 2010 and became Sales Director of the Queenswood side of the business in 2014. With the healthy eating message becoming a stronger influence across the industry and, armed with knowledge of both sides of the business, Nicki has this year picked up a Hunt's team again and her Sales Director role now covers both the Queenswood and parts of the Hunt's sales team.