Adrian Short
Adrian Short
CEO
Ulrick & Short

Adrian has almost 30 years working in the food industry, specifically in functional food ingredients. After periods working with proteins and flavourings, Adrian joined Associated British Foods looking after the development of speciality starches.

In 2000 along with Andrew Ulrick, Adrian Founded Ulrick & Short with the aim to develop and produce clean label, agricultural derivatives supplying the food industry across Europe with solutions to many formulation problems.

In 2021 Adrian partnered Novax of Sweden, the investment arm of Axel Johnson A/b to create and head up Novax ingredients which aims through organic growth and strategic acquisitions to take Ulrick &Short to become Europe go to formulator and supplier of clean label, sustainable plant based ingredients for food manufacturers.