Supply Chain Director, Smithfield Foods
Soraya is an experienced Supply Chain professional who has worked within ambient, chilled and frozen manufacturing from drinks, ready meals to poultry and pork production and farming across the world. Soraya has spent the last 11 years working her way up from a Production Operator role within Britvic Soft Drinks to becoming Supply Chain Director at Smithfield Foods. Soraya has implemented many out of the box ideas to improve and manage worldwide distribution and cost efficiency within the supply network maintaining high levels for service to all customers, ranging from large retailers, wholesalers and traders. Soraya is an advocate for more women to progress within manufacturing and supply chain, and how everyone can achieve their potential with the correct methodology; providing support and advice for colleagues and anyone looking to improve on their current career path.