Paul W Irwin-Rhodes MA(Law) CMIOSH AIEMA

Committee Member

Paul is currently the Group Safety Health and Environment manager for Greggs with responsibility for ensuring key SHE related strategies are incorporated into Greggs overall business plans across their manufacturing base, logistics operation and retail estate.

He originally qualified as an industrial chemist and spend the first 10 years of his working life in the coatings industry. He moved into SHE management within the chemical industry and spent 5 years supporting the management of SHE in a high risk COMAH site in the North East before moving into the food and drink where he has been since 2003.

Within his profession he has particular interest in HS leadership and human factors. In addition to his SHE role, Paul is heavily involved in Social Responsibility both within Greggs and externally.

Paul represents both Greggs and the industry on a number of trade association and forums and is a regular speaker in relation to SHE and sustainability.