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Simon Wright is founder of OF+ Consulting (www.organicandfairplus.com). Since 1986 Simon has specialised in the manufacturing, retailing, legislation and marketing of sustainable food, working with companies throughout Europe and in the USA. Clients range from local manufacturers of organic foods through to major UK retailers. He has a degree in Food Science & Nutrition and is a Fellow of the Institute of Food Science and Technology and a Member of the Guild of Food Writers. Simon is editor of The Handbook of Organic and Fairtrade Food Marketing and of The Handbook of Organic Food Processing and Production. He sits on the Soil Association Standards Board and on the Certification Committee of the Fairtrade Foundation. Simon is also Chair of the Quality Food Awards judging panel, a member of the Food Matters Free From judging panel, a founding member of the Organic Trade Board and a member of Slow Food UK. Most recently Simon has been appointed to the pool of organic advisers to the European Commission and made a Member of the Academy of Chocolate.