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David Telford

Head of AgriFood

Profile overview

As Head of AgriFood, David leads a team of sector experts covering the full range of the agri-food supply chain, from ‘farm to fork’.

David has over 15 years of experience of driving agri-food innovation in the UK. He has worked with a wide range of companies, researchers and entrepreneurs helping them to collaborate, and access funding to develop new technology and grow their businesses.

David has extensive experience of livestock and aquaculture projects, and has also worked a lot in the application of new technology (e.g. satellites, sensors, robotics etc) across agriculture. He holds a degree and PhD in Agriculture, and before joining KTN, worked as a technology translator for Genesis Faraday.

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