Jimmy Wilson to lead CBH Group
Jimmy Wilson is the new CEO of the CBH Group, succeeding Andrew Crane who will step down in November after more than eight years in the role.
Wilson comes to grain logistics co-operative CBH with extensive experience in complex supply chain management in the resources sector.
Most recently, he headed BHP’s iron ore division, managing one of the largest and most integrated resource assets in the world, comprising mines, rail and ports.
“The board was seeking a candidate that would drive and shape the next phase of development for our growers’ supply chain, ensuring the organisation is t to match the ercely competitive environment of international grain trading and foster the culture required to support this,” CBH chairman Wally Newman says.
Wilson will formally take over the role at the start of CBH’s nancial year on October 1.
Crane will remain with the co-operative to provide support during the transition phase until November 30.