Our governance

OAL is a wholly owned subsidiary of the National Skills Academy for Food & Drink with a separate governance structure. The OAL board operates independently of the NSAFD board. The OAL Chairman, John Whitehead, reports directly to the NSAFD board.

Our team

OAL is run by its own senior management team headed up by Chief Executive Jan Richardson-Wilde, supported by a range of sector qualifications and end-point assessment specialists.

To find out more about the team behind the OAL brand, visit our team pages.