Cambridge Food Control Ltd
Malcolm Charles Kerr Kane J.P. BSc. MSt. MIFST.

Tel; 01223 833708. mob; 07887 850884 fax; 01223 830918.
Address; The Copse, 30 Brewery Road, Pampisford, Cambridge, CB2 4EN
Date of Birth; 2nd May 1944

2004-06 Director, Improve Ltd (the Food Industry Sector Skills Council), Member, Audit Committee.
2005 - Member, Independent Monitoring Board, HMP Peterborough
2001 - Board member CASH; Concerted Action on Salt and Health

Qualifications
BSc. Food Science & Technology; University of Reading 1968
MSt. Applied Criminology; University of Cambridge 2010


2000 to date Cambridge Food Control Ltd. (Director)

Cambridge Food Control undertakes work throughout the UK and Europe, and is affiliated to Food Security, Brussels, a non-profit organisation providing European member food companies with crisis management and expert witness services.

Cambridge Food Control can work with suppliers to develop the food safety skills and expertise to acquire certification to the BRC Food Code. We also provide crisis management support for food and insurance companies to manage relationships with Police and Food Safety authorities; investigate food poisoning incidents and crimes such as malicious contamination and counterfeit food or food packaging; develop HACCP based systems for prevention of such food crimes, establish management due diligence criteria and provide expert witness reports and live evidence.

1980-2000 Sainsbury’s Supermarkets Ltd Chief Food Technologist & Head of Food Safety

My main responsibility was to manage the total operational interface and technical relationship with suppliers of all Sainsbury's Own Label foods, to ensure their safety, legality, quality and to develop strategies for emerging technical, operational, security and crisis management issues.

My main achievement over these 20 years, has been to take a leading personal responsibility for developing the Sainsbury’s food supplier base, through careful selection and co-operative business development, to maintain and enhance Sainsbury’s Brand reputation, involving ; I have made a major personal contribution to Sainsbury’s reputation for technical excellence, innovation and co-operative support for Suppliers and Government Departments, through a number of important activities and initiatives;

1977-1980 John Lewis Partnership (Waitrose, Bracknell)

1974-1977 Spillers Ltd., Research & Technology Centre, Cambridge

1971-1974 Ross Frozen Foods Ltd., Grimsby

1963-1971 Unilever Production Management (UCMDS) Trainee


Personal Reference; on application.