As a Cornish family business, expertise runs deep and passion deeper. When combined with exceptional craft skills, exciting things start to happen.

From artisan crimpers and World Champion chefs to a friendly sales team and a dedicated technical department, there are 200 people (and growing) at Proper Cornish; all part of the added value package each one of our customers receives. Meet some of the team:

Meet the team

Product Development

New and improved products stimulate customer interest and drive sales. Our New Product Development team is experienced in working across all categories. They create, design and deliver exceptional products to meet often tight customer lead-times. Whether it’s a brand new concept or developing an existing one, these trusted recipe keepers (and award-winning product creators) know what works, and what makes a product sell for you.

Andy, our NPD Manager has been crowned World Pasty Champion twice.
Meet the team


Proper Cornish’s friendly sales team not only know their products and services inside out, but can guide you with sound industry knowledge.
From trends to new products, best sellers to point of sale advice and how to grow your margins, they’re only a click, call or meeting away. This super Sales Team is dedicated to help improve your business.

Rachel, our Telesales Manager has Cornish pasty experience spanning over 20 years which mean our customers receive the best product advice and service.
Meet the team


Hundreds of years of craft skills and experience supports an amazing quality ethos of this outstanding team of people. Together with new state of the art bakery manufacturing facilities it means peace of mind for you and your customers through guaranteed quality and high food safety. Production volume capability has been greatly increased too, so whatever size order you place you know it will be delivered on time, in full, to specification.

Gerald (affectionately known as Billy) joined the company over 20 years ago, working his way up to Operations Director, from talented crimper.
Now over seeing our accredited bakeries which are now responsible for producing over 70 different recipes of pasties, sausage rolls, savoury slices and pies, supplying wholesalers, retail, food service and private label customers across the UK.