60 Minute Phone Consultation

We offer a cost effective service primarily designed for artisan and speciality producers who want to expand their reach in the UK.

Stuart Gates Phone Service

Stuart Gates

Associate Director

About me

My name is Stuart Gates, I have over 40 years’ experience working within the speciality food and drink sector working for prestigious London retailers in buying, business development and senior management roles. Within my role at Levercliff I have mentored and supported many artisan producers to reach their goals through realistic planning.

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Stuart has spent a life time within the Speciality Food Trade having worked for 40 years at companies such as Harrods, Daylesford Organic and Fortnum & Mason in many senior roles. He was a founder member of The Guild of Fine Food and has been Chief Judge for the Great Taste Awards. With a such a wealth of find food knowledge, Stuart has been successfully supporting smaller speciality producers for the last 4 years as an Associate Director with Levercliff.

Stuart has an amazing enthusiasm for good food and loves working with small producers with great ambitions. He has interest in all areas of the food and drink arena (including trying it) and always wants to learn something new apart from maybe using Facebook!

Here is how it works

Please click on the “Register your Interest” button below

Complete the online questionnaire and select a topic or topics you would like to discuss – I can prepare for our meeting in advance so we can make the most of our time together

You will then be invited to pay via paypal and I can contact you to arrange a time for your call

I can either contact you by phone (if you just want to discuss your ideas) or Skype (if you want to show me your product, branding or share your presentations).

An initial one hour session will cost £245 plus VAT.
Register your interest or click the PayPal button below if you have been invited to pay.

Customer testimonial

We have had the privilege of working with Stuart Gates…..to have access to his knowledge base was just fantastic

Heather Boyle, the owner of Slice of Heaven

Watch the following video to see how I helped Heather Boyle from Slice of Heaven, make the breakthrough her company needed into the London Speciality food market.


Watch the video