John McNeil is Head of Commercial at SEC Food (part of Levy UK), Scotland’s largest food and drink operation. John has navigated the business through a period of sustained growth, launching new restaurants and catering concepts, and spearheading strategies to enhance the delivery of food & beverage across the Campus.
John delivered a number projects during the opening of The SSE Hydro, as well as the catering delivery of major events including the Commonwealth Games, MTV Europe, and Sports Personality of the Year. Prior to this John worked at Celtic FC in their matchday hospitality team.
He is a champion for sustainability in both his business and personal life, and recently installed an air-sourced heat pump in his new house. John was the catering project lead for COP26, engaging with a range of stakeholders to plan and deliver the event, as well as developing the sustainable food strategy and accompanying COP26 Recipe for Change website.