Andy Benn is Head of Food at Fresh Direct in the UK. He joined Fresh Direct in February 2019, and has over 30 years of experience in the food industry.

Andy started his career in the Army; serving for 13 years before moving into Formula 1 to work as a Catering Operations manager and Head Chef for three F1 race teams during the course of six years.

Andy then moved into Food Development/New Product Development; developing menus, recipes and products for numerous companies such as MOTO, Maison Blanc, Planet Organic and Bidfood, before joining Foodmaker to develop products for retailers, including: Farmers Boy, Tesco and Aldi.