About Us

The Food Safety Consortium (FSC) is part of Santia Consulting Ltd, a leading provider of health, safety, environmental and food safety risk management services.  The Santia group are owned by BECAP, a UK based private equity investment vehicle for Better Capital Limited and a London Stock Exchange quoted company.

Our food safety services offer a unique level of specialist food safety knowledge and experience in the global food sector, unrivalled by our competitors and built on a 25 year business relationship with a leading retailer.

We provide food businesses with a credible and robust food safety governance through the provision of our food safety auditing, consultancy and training services.  Through the delivery of those services, we look to raise the bar on current food safety practices and in turn protect the integrity of our customer’s brands and increase their customer trust and loyalty.

Our people are our greatest asset and offer a wealth of industry expertise and experience, from consulting/auditing against BRC Standards and retailer Codes of Practice. 

In order to provide our customers with the best support and advice, we ensure that all our consultants/auditors have 'hands on' industry experience within retail and food manufacturing, having previously held positions as:

  • Technical Managers
  • Quality Assurance
  • New Product Development



The FSC takes pride in understanding the challenges our customers are faced with and most importantly, the financial implications that not getting it right can have on their business.

Our experienced food safety consultants provide a fresh pair of eyes to help overcome the challenges our customers face and provide practical insight and solutions that drive continuous improvement within their business.

We go beyond compliance, we look to develop a partnership, so that food businesses continuously improve and evolve, whilst effectively managing their risk, reputation, bottom line and ultimately consumer protection.

Our vision is to be the partner of choice for all food safety services, building long term partnerships that develop a culture of food safety and quality management systems that goes beyond compliance.

It is our ambition to always to be reliable, trustworthy and innovative in everything we do and we are committed to delivering exceptional customer service and food safety practices.