Fischer Farms have strengthened its business development team by adding Louise Atkinson joins Fischer Farms as Business Development Manager, bringing over 25 years of experience in marketing, communications, and business development with her. The agtech firm is planning to open a large vertical farm in Norfolk, the UK, this summer.
Joining from Infarm UK, where she was Head of Marketing (UK), Louise has strong experience in the vertical farming sector, as well as experience across commerce and retail.
As Fischer Farms finalizes partnerships with retailers and food service operators, Louise will play an instrumental role in new business development, bringing Fischer Farms' vertically grown fresh produce to market.
With a passion for business for good, Louise shares Fischer Farms vision of finding a way to feed the world, in a sustainable way that minimizes the impact on the environment.
Louise says: "Over the past decade, I have focussed my career on supporting companies with a strong vision, working with founder-owned businesses that are in a period of growth or transition. I am joining Fischer Farms at an incredibly exciting time as they prepare to open the doors to the world's largest vertical farm."
"They have ambitious growth plans, and their purpose couldn't be more compelling. The scalability of their operations, combined with their renewable energy expertise, gives them a real edge, and I am looking forward to working with the team as they lead the vertical farming revolution in the UK and beyond."
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