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Directors

Seamus Duignan, Co Managing Director
Seamus is Managing Director of Pan Euro Foods Limited, and his key role is in developing the companies strategic planning and vision. He also manages a number of key accounts within the Food-service and Industrial sectors. Seamus has over 24 years experience in both the manufacturing and distribution within the Food Industry in Ireland.

John Lynch, Co Managing Director
John joined the company in July 2013. His key role is to manage the day to day operations of the company. John has over 17 years experience in both the banking and commercial business sectors.

Brian Cullinane, Purchasing Director
Brian is head  of sourcing for products and suppliers. He has vast experience of meat based ingredients as well as Mediterranean and Continental foods. Based in Italy, with fluent Italian, German and French, Brian has 27 years experience in European Retail, Foodservice and Industry market sectors.

Caroline Puyou, Finance Executive
Caroline handles all area of Finance, together with full responsibility for credit control within the company.

Paul Flanagan, National Account Manager
Paul joined the company in May 2012.He has 31 years experience in Professional Sales in both the Food Industry and other FMCG business’s. He manages a number of Foodservice Distributors and has developed retail frozen business within Dunnes Stores nationally.

Paul Skinner, National Account Manager
Paul has over 23 years’ experience in the food industry across the retail, wholesale and industrial categories. Paul joined Pan Euro Foods in September 2016 to manage a number of National Retail accounts and to develop the manufacturing sector. He specialises in developing innovative solutions specifically tailored for key customers in both the retail and manufacturing areas. In the “food to go” sector Pan Euro has lead the way in bringing to market new concepts for the hot food category by developing the overall solution including packaging, equipment and product.

Wendy Cantwell, Key Account Manager
Wendy heads up the fresh poultry channel and deals with all turkey, chicken and specialty poultry on a weekly basis. Wendy has over 25 years of experience in the Irish Food-service industry.

Technical & NPD

Fergus Devlin, NPD and Technical Manager
Fergus is responsible for coordinating  all Technical and NPD issues from supplier through to customer for our branded and own label business. He has a considerable knowledge in Quality, Technical and NPD management in manufacturing for retail, foodservice and industry and has direct experience dealing with technical management in major European accounts. He is a graduate of the Michael Smurfit School of Business as well as holding a Masters in Food Science from UCD.

Violetta Okraszewska-Lasica, NPD and Technical Executive
Violetta has an extensive background in Technical Management, Research and NPD, successfully developing  award winning top-quality food products. She holds a Masters degree in Food Science. She has worked for more than 10 years developing and maintaining quality and food safety management systems across a wide variety of industry sectors.

Business Support Team

Anna Banas, Customer Service and Purchasing Executive
Anna has over 10 years’ experience with the Pan Euro Foods team. With her multitasking abilities over the past years she is currently managing the purchasing operations and coordinating all exports to Middle East.

Susan McDermot, Customer Service and Logistics Executive
Susan manages our very busy day to day sales order capture and order processing function. She has over 13 years experience in the food service industry.