Sugar Research appointments
SUGAR Research Australia (SRA) has announced new appointments to its Board following its annual general meeting in Brisbane late last month.
Following the retirement of Mr Paul Wright AM from the position of chairman, Dr Ron Swindells was appointed chairman.
Dr Swindells has held senior roles in the industry including as CEO of Mackay Sugar for 10 years and as Manager of Millaquin Mill and Bundaberg Refinery for Bundaberg Sugar Company.
The two new board members are Dr Guy Roth and Mr Ian Sampson. Dr Roth has worked for 25 years as an agronomist. Ian Sampson is a non-executive director of a public health insurer.