Igrain Board of Advice
Tom is the Managing Director and Co-founder of igrain.com.au since 2009. Tom has extensive experience in farm management and consultancy. Tom has a strong knowledge of the production side of farming and has been involved in both private and corporate agricultural businesses. Tom has a Diploma in Agriculture, Diploma in Ag Business and has completed studies at Murrumbidgee Agricultural College.
Andrew has held Senior Executive positions with a range of Australian Agribusiness companies for the past 25 years. Andrew's experience includes procurement, supply chain, commodity training, customer account management and international sales across Australia and Asia. Andrew has been the Marketing Manager Asia for AWB for 10 years before taking on the role of Acting General Manager International Marketing for AWB Limited. In Dec 1997 Andrew was the Trading Manager for AWB Limited until April 2000 before taking on the role of Trading Manager at ABB Grain Limited until August 2001, following this Andrew took on the appointment of National Procurement Manager for Ridley Agriproduct Pty Ltd until March 2011. Andrew is currently the Pricing Manager for Wilken Grain Pty Ltd.
Peter has nearly 30 years experience in Australian agribusiness with appointments that range from CEO of Graingrowers Ltd to General Manager of Rural Services with the NSW Farmers Federation. Peter was the General Manager Rural Services for NSW Farmers Federation from Sept 2004 until December 2006. Following this Peter was the Director for BRI Australia for 16 months before taking on the role of Chief Executive Officer for Grain Growers Ltd from January 2007 to September 2010 with further appointments as Chairman for Agricultural Reconniassance Technologies Pty Ltd, whilst also being the Director at Synecon Pty Ltd. Peter is now currently the General Manager for Greening Australia.
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