Professor Peter Gregory

Last updated:
6 July 2020
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Prof. Peter Gregory is Emeritus Professor of Global Food Security at the University of Reading having previously been Professor of Soil Science at the same university. He is chair of the Recommended List Board for the AHDB and the board of Crops For the Future UK CIC

His role in Crops For the Future (CFF) is to maintain oversight of research development as the organisation establishes its international programmes. He was Chief Executive of the Scottish Crop Research Institute from 2005 to 2011 and then of East Malling Research from 2011 to 2015. He chaired the Advisory Committee for Novel Foods and Processes (ACNFP) for the Food Standards Agency between 2010-2020. Prof. Gregory an Honorary Life President of the International Society of Root Research