Jamie Ramshaw Simpsons

New technical director Jamie Ramshaw (right) is welcomed by Simpsons Malt vice-chairman Richard Simpson


Family-owned Simpsons Malt has appointed Jamie Ramshaw (46) as UK technical sales manager. He will be based at Tivetshall St Margaret Maltings.

Jamie will head up the sales division for the UK, bringing a wealth of brewing knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to the role.

Previously technical sales manager for Murphy and Sons, he comes from a brewing background, having worked at Wells & Young’s Ltd for 12 years.

In this new role, Jamie is responsible for sales around the UK, with a focus on England and Wales. And having worked closely with most of the UK brewing industry, he is confident his established relationships stand him in good stead to continue the growth of Simpsons Malt.

Jamie said: “Having been in my previous role for six years, I was ready for my next challenge and Simpsons Malt seemed like the perfect fit. I am looking forward to working with the much-respected company and having the opportunity to work with such great products and people.”

Richard Simpson, vice-chairman of Simpsons Malt Ltd, added: “We are delighted to have Jamie on board. Having known him through the industry for nearly 20 years, we understand his background and his passion for a challenge.”

Jamie Ramshaw is from Oakham, Rutland, where he lives with his wife and two children. He holds an Institute of Brewing and Distilling master brewer qualification.