TUCO appoints new non-executive directors

The move will “help us ensure our values” said TUCO CEO, Mike Haslin

Four new non-executive directors have been appointed to the board of The University Caterers Organisation (TUCO).

Gagan Kapoor and Kate Glynn are heads of catering at Loughborough and Aston universities respectively; Ros Wilkinson is Lancaster University’s head of hospitality; and Manish Shah is associate director of King’s Food, King’s College London.

The appointments were announced at TUCO’s annual chairman’s dinner, held at Edinburgh Castle on February 20.


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“These new appointments will help us ensure our values of teamwork, equality, integrity, transparency, commitment and wellbeing are delivered fully when the board is making its decisions,” said TUCO CEO, Mike Haslin.

“The depth of skills, experience and expertise that we now have on the board reflects the important role TUCO plays as an expert in the hospitality industry, educating and encouraging a culture of best practice in the sector and acting as an agent for change.”