Andy Spetch

National TOPSOIL Manager

British Sugar plc

I joined British Sugar in 1987 . Initially joining as an Agricultural trainee, I worked as an agronomist for the company in England and Poland.

I hold the BASIS, FACTS and NEBOSH qualifications and have a Diploma in Sales Management with the Chartered Institute of Marketing.

In 1997 I took over the management of British Sugar’s TOPSOIL business.

This role involves managing the production, marketing and sales of the topsoil received with the beets.

I hold an IOG certificate in Level 3 Winter Pitches: Advanced Turf Culture.

I am volunteer groundsman for at National 2 Rugby Union club Bury St Edmunds and a Volunteer Pitch Advisor for the RFU