Charlotte Commarmond

Charlotte Commarmond

To co-incide with the fourth Northern Marketing Awards on Wednesday 19 October at the Hilton hotel in Manchester, we are inviting half a dozen B2B marketers to join us at an exclusive roundtable forum examining key trends in digital marketing.

The roundtable will be co-hosted by Prolific North partner Stein IAS, whose Digital Marketing Maturity Index is helping to determine best practice in this all important area. And we are fortunate that Charlotte Commarmond, Marketing Director for Europe at the US-owned food and beverage processing group Ingredion, has agreed to join the round table as chair and set the scene for the discussion by sharing some of her extensive expertise.

Ingredion is listed on the NYSE and enjoys sales of almost $6bn and employs over 11,000 staff globally.

The round table session will take place from 12 noon to 2pm at the Hilton hotel on Deansgate in Manchester (where the fourth annual Northern Marketing Awards will be staged in the evening)and Prolific North will be publishing a review of the round table discussion and lunch shortly after. Attendees at the roundtable lunch will also be invited as our guests to the Awards that evening.

We have set aside some places for B2B Marketers who may wish to join us and offer their own contributions and share their insight to the discussion. If you would like to join the informal lunch, please contact

Charlotte Commarmond

In her role as Ingredion’s Marketing Director for Europe, Charlotte is responsible for leading the marketing team across the region and is responsible for the development and execution of the marketing strategy to support the European business objectives.

Her responsibilities include delivering growth through innovation, providing marketing support for customers across the region, designing and delivering an integrated external communications programme as well as collaborating with the broader commercial organization to identify growth opportunities across the region.

Charlotte is part of the European Business Leadership Team and also a member of the Global Marketing Team. The Global Marketing Team was set up to design and leverage marketing programmes across regions as well as to develop the skills and capabilities of Marketers, company-wide.

Charlotte began her career with the company in 2001 in marketing and has held a series of marketing positions of increasing responsibility, including a global role based out of the Ingredion EMEA offices in Hamburg.

Charlotte graduated with a first class degree in Chemistry with Industrial Experience from the University of Bristol, which included time working for BP. She also holds an MBA from the Open University as well as post graduate diplomas in Management from the Open University and in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing.