Kevin is a qualified accountant who has held a number of senior positions in agriculture since leaving the private sector in 1993.
He was Director General at the Meat and Livestock Commission from 2002 until 2007 when he worked with Government to amalgamate all agricultural levy boards into a new single body called the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB). Subsequently, he became the first Chief Executive of AHDB, and then joined the NFU as Director General and held this post until 2013.
Since moving into self-employment, Kevin has held a number of non executive posts and has carried out work for the Welsh Government including the Review into the Resilience of Welsh Farming and the Review of Hybu Cig Cymru (HCC).
Kevin is currently the independent Chair of Amaeth Cymru, a member of the Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs’ Round Table Forum and sits on the First Minister’s European Advisory Group.