Hugh Jones

Hugh Jones

Hugh Jones
Commercial Director

Key responsibilities

Hugh manages the commercial relationships with our wide customer base to ensure that all customers receive the highest possible levels of service and that the company meets their ever-evolving requirements.

As a Director of the business, Hugh also undertakes a wide range of responsibilities across all business areas and works closely with David and Linda Grocott to ensure that Grocontinental continues to flourish and grow.

Career background

Hugh joined Grocontinental in 2000 and has undertaken a wide range of operational and commercial roles during a sustained period of growth, culminating in his role as Commercial Director.

Before joining the company, Hugh notched up 27 years’ experience within the food industry including the position of Distribution Director for Geest Bananas Ltd.

Away from the office

Hugh is an avid rugby fan, particularly supporting his national team Wales.  He also enjoys travelling, reading and attending music concerts including regular visits to Glastonbury.

He is married with three children and lives locally in rural Shropshire.