Jones joined Hill Station in February 2005 as operations director. He was previously in the same role for Loseley Dairy Ice Cream where he was responsible for commissioning Loseley’s new factory in Cwmbran, Wales.
He has also worked for Birds Eye Wall’s in various ice cream manufacturing positions, and was responsible for the commissioning and closing of manufacturing facilities.
The group has also appointed Nicholas Morgan from Loseley Dairy Ice Cream as group finance director. He replaces part-time finance director Peter Salter who becomes a non-executive director.
Pieter Totté, chairman of Hill Station, said: “Nick and Steve are key to achieving our goal of creating a broadly based, commercially credible supplier.”