Ashdown, Caroline

Caroline graduated with a honours degree in horticulture from Writtle College in 2002 and joined Edward Vinson Limited as a manager for one of its propagation sites. In 2004, she joined Highland Court Farm, as part of the Quality Control team, both monitoring quality in the Packhouse and out in the field, becoming QC manager, before leaving in 2006 to join Worldwide Fruit. At Worldwide Fruit, Caroline is a Quality Technologist and Trials Co-Ordinator, mainly concentrating on the UK aspect of the company, assisting growers with quality requirements pre- and post-harvest, as well as visiting UK packsites.