General Manager Merchandising
B App Ag Sc, Grad Dip Ag Ec,
Appointed to the role of Procurement Strategy Manger with Ridley Agriproducts in 2011, and subsequently the General Manager Merchandising in April 2012. Michael brings to the management team extensive experience in commodity trading, supply chain and risk management. His previous experience has largely been focused on trading grain and other related commodities. With extensive experience in both domestic and international markets, he started his career with the AWB followed by several years with the Dubai based Al Ghurair group and prior starting at Ridley 9 years with ABB Ltd ( Viterra) in various Senior Trading Management roles including a 2 year posting to New Zealand.