Fiona Pownall

Fiona Pownall


With over 15 years of experience in executive recruitment, Fiona Pownall has honed her expertise in the dynamic landscape of the UK's Food and Drinks Industry.


Fiona Pownall's unrivalled knowledge of the industry extends across all categories in the Food Manufacturing Sector within the UK, making her a trusted name in the field. Her specialisation lies in Sales and Marketing, where she excels at recruiting top talent from middle management to Director levels. Her proficiency extends to confidential recruitment, assisting clients in assembling their teams and leadership structures discreetly.

Working with a diverse clientele, from SMEs to some of the UK's largest Food Manufacturing giants, Fiona offers invaluable advice, unwavering support, and recruitment solutions that harness the best talent available. She prides herself on forming real partnerships with clients and candidates, ensuring that client satisfaction and career development are at the forefront of her approach.

In recent years, Fiona has shifted her focus towards Director-level recruitment in Commercial, Operations, HR, Finance, and Marketing. Fiona’s passion for the sector drives her every day, embracing the challenges, pace, and diversity as opportunities for continuous learning and growth.

At Blakeney Point, Fiona seized the chance to establish an ethical recruitment business, placing clients at the heart of their operations. In this positive work environment, consultants are supported, developed and given opportunities to progress. Fiona is always on the lookout for exceptional talent to join the business and contribute to the company's success.