Emma Thomas

Emma Ramell

Director of External Affairs

Emma is HBF’s Director of External Affairs. She joined the Federation in September 2018 and supports David in the representation of HBF to its members and external audiences.

She is also responsible for HBF’s Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Working Group and provides support to the Federation’s ongoing Mental Health Awareness Campaign.

After graduating from Royal Holloway, University of London, with a BA and MSc in Politics, Emma started her career in the Houses of Parliament. Following her stint in Parliament, Emma has worked in a number of policy and public affairs roles in a variety of sectors including retail, food and drink and health.