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IoD Suffolk: Company Visit to Muntons Plc - **FULLY BOOKED**

17 May 2019
Muntons Plc, Stowmarket

Join IoD members and guests for an early morning company visit to Muntons Plc on Friday 17 May, a family-owned business and leading global manufacturer and producer of malted products based in Stowmarket, Suffolk

We will hear from Alan Ridealgh, Vice President External Affairs (former Managing Director from 2006-2018) who will share with guests Munton's Vision, Mission and Values, all important factors of running a successful business with strong roots. Muntons is a family owned business from the very beginning, back to the founding of the company in 1921.

Please note that numbers are restricted for this event, therefore please book early to guarantee your place. Guests will enjoy a buffet breakfast, presentation and tour of the factory which is optional.

Key details

Date & time: 17 May 2019 08:00 - 09:30
Location: Muntons Plc, Stowmarket
CPD Hours:

Prices from

0.00 GBP + VAT - Member Price
0.00 GBP + VAT - Student Member Price
15.00 GBP + VAT - Non-Member Price

Event manager:
Ms Caroline Kearney
Contact phone:
Contact email:

Timings as follows:-

8.00am   - Guests arrive for registration and buffet breakfast served with tea/coffee
8.30am   - Welcome from IoD
8.35am   - Presentation from Alan Ridealgh on Muntons
8.50am   - Q&A
9.00am   - Short site tour
10.00am - Optional tour of Muntons Centre for Excellence


Alan Ridealgh
Vice President External Affairs 

Following a degree in Zoology and 2 years working for the Ministry of Agriculture Fisheries and Food Alan joined Muntons at Bridlington in 1980 as Trainee Grain Buyer.

Alan moved to Stowmarket in 1983 to take up the role as Grain Buyer returning again to Bridlington in 1987 to become Regional Grain Buyer and back to Stowmarket in 1994.  During this time he worked in the farming, pet food and grain merchanting operations then owned by the business. Alan was appointed Grain Director in 1994, which also encompassed heading up the Malt Division becoming Deputy Managing Director in 2005 and Managing Director in January 2006 until 2018.

Alan is a keen angler and enjoys most sports including playing badminton and cricket. Alan is currently enjoying a 6-month sabbatical but will be returning in the role of vice president External Affairs in an ambassadorial role.



Prices from

0.00 GBP + VAT - Member Price
0.00 GBP + VAT - Student Member Price
15.00 GBP + VAT - Non-Member Price

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  • Muntons Plc
  • Cedars Maltings
  • Stowmarket
  • IP14 2AG

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