Mark Allen


Mark Allen

CEO, Dairy Crest

Last ranked: 69

Allen finally offloaded Dairy Crest’s loss making liquid milk business to Müller in December, leaving him with the profitable rump of the dairy’s brands, including Cathedral City, Country Life and Clover - making it a target for trade and PE buyers. The processor’s demineralised whey powder production facility at Davidstow becomes fully operational in 2016.

The Grocer's Power List 2016 reflects a sector in upheaval