Profile

Neil Farmer is a leading Marketing, Market Research, Business to Business, Business to Consumer and Packaging Professional with over 35 years industry experience. A Board level Director with strong leadership skills, he has hands-on experience of managing the marketing, sales and business development functions in major international public companies.neil farmer A team leader and high achiever, he has excellent strategic financial and creative skills and seeks to be the best in all his business dealings.

Career Overview

Neil is managing director of Neil Farmer Associates, a leading marketing, market research, sales and business development consultancy, established in 2001. Clients include:

  • A leading London-based international Management Consultancy
  • Amcor PET
  • Amcor White Cap
  • Coventry Golf Club - Open Golf Championship Qualifier
  • Easibind International
  • Jarvis Porter / CCL Label
  • London Fancy Box
  • Melvyn Warren-Smith
  • Pira International-Disruptive Technologies in Food Contact Packaging Report
  • Silgan White Cap
  • Staeger Clear Packaging
  • Tecno Group
  • Thomson Print and Packaging
  • Woodhead Publishing -Book on Trends in Packaging of Fast Moving Consumer Goods

Previously, he was Group Communications Director , Jarvis Porter Group plc and Marketing Director of Wace Group and Ferry Pickering Group plc.

Professional Qualifications

Neil has a B.Sc. Economics degree and a post-graduate Diploma in Industrial Administration. He has a Diploma in Marketing and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. He is a Fellow of The Institute of Packaging, a Board Member of IOP: The Packaging Society /Institute of Materials, a Chartered Scientist (The Science Council), a Chartered Environmentalist (The Society for The Environment), an Accredited Packaging Professional and was previously a Director (Trustee) of The Institute of Packaging and Chairman of Council. He is also a Fellow of The Institute of Paper, Printing and Publishing.
Neil is a Freeman of the City of London and a Freeman of the Worshipful Company of Stationers and Newspaper Makers.