Business after 6
Dr Andrew Crane, Chief Executive Officer, CBH Group
'CBH - Australia's largest cooperative - how social business is flourishing in Australia and the UK'
Dr Andrew “Andy” Crane joined grain marketer, Grain Pool Pty Ltd in 2001 and was appointed General Manager of the Marketing and Trading business when it merged with CBH in 2003.
In 2008 he became the CBH Group’s GM, Strategy and Business Development and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in April 2009. Since joining the CBH Group, Andrew has led the reorganisation of the business to ensure that grower members benefit from the dramatic deregulation of their industry.
Prior to joining the CBH Group, Andrew spent 12 years in the European malting industry. Andrew holds a degree in Environmental Studies and a PhD in Agriculture. He is also a director of Interflour Holdings Ltd, Chairman of the Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals and has recently been appointed a member of the Curtin University Council.
The ABCC thanks PwC for hosting this presentation and HSBC for being a supporting partner.