Lisa Sohanpal (MBA, MSc, BSc) is the Co-founder, CEO and Food lover behind the new multi-award winning, innovative and challenger brand –Nom Noms World Food – nutritious world food for kids & grown-ups. Distributed across the UK and France in retail, foodservice, airlines and health clubs. Lisa’s experience spans over 18 years in the Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices industry, where she has led businesses across 47 countries within Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia- Pacific and delivered exponential growth in her region. Nom Noms World Food was born out of a need she felt as a busy working parent of 3 very young children all under the age of 3yrs at the time.
With 3 years in development and having launched in August 2015, Nom Noms World Food has won an accolade of 18 industry awards from GOLD for innovation at LUNCH 2014, a hat trick of awards at IFE2015, World Food Innovation winners for Best New Business and Brand, Best New Food Concept, Best New Children’s Food, Semi-finalists in the Virgin Pitch to Richard Branson competition in April 2015, Finalists in the Virgin Foodpreneur 2015, awarded winners in the innovation category for the prestigious FDF awards September 2015 – up against big established brands like Birds Eye & Burtons Biscuits. Finalists in the Nectar Business awards for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Winner of the BDO British Asian Awards for Entrepreneur of the year 2016, and recently crowned Winner of the Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2016 by Natwest, Diageo, Fedex and BMW Mini.