Meet our Advisory Board

Andy Harris

Non-Exec Director & Chair

Andy enjoyed a long career in the hospitality sector leading divisions of the Compass Group before starting his own consulting business helping food service businesses with strategy development. He now leads the advisory board of Directors to help grow REAL Success into the leading provider of People Management and recruitment services to the agriculture sector.

Tim Lock

Non-Exec Director

Tim manages his family farm in Houghton, England and has held senior positions within the dairy sector including Chair of the Board of M&S Farmers, Chair of the Dairy Board at Red Tractor and three years on the NFU board. He brings his vast experience in the agricultural industry to REAL Success, supporting our work on farm.

Oliver Templar

Non-Exec Director

Oliver has held senior financial positions in FTSE 100 companies across various sectors and markets including recruitment, finance, hospitality and construction. Currently the Finance Director of Morgan Sindall Construction, a £3.6billion business with 6000 employees. Oli is working closely with the exec team at REAL Success to support robust financial management and investment.

Craig Thatcher

Non-Exec Director

Craig is an award-winning and experienced creative director, copywriter, film producer, author and publisher working in four specialist areas of branding, digital marketing, clear communications and memorable experiences. He was instrumental in the re-branding of REAL Success in March 2022 and continues to provide advice and consultancy to the executive team.