Invited Specials Director.
Director since 2010.
Ron has spent over 35 years in the grains and agribusiness sectors, with over 25 years in international and domestic grain marketing. He was General Manager – Marketing with AWB Ltd for almost 20 years and was involved in many changes introduced over that time: deregulation of the domestic market in 1989, a new trading business in the early 1990ï¿½s, and offshore investments in 1996-2000.
In 2000, Ron established his own consulting business, Storey Marketing Services, which continues today. Ron owned Australian Crop Forecasters (ACF) from 2005 ï¿½ 2010. He is a regular invited speaker on grains industry matters both in Australia and offshore.
Ron is a former directer and Chairman of Australian Grain Technologies P/L (2002-2014) and is Chairman of Pulse Australia Limited. Ron grew up on a grain and sheep farm at Wycheproof in the Victorian Mallee, where he retains a farming interest. His most valued characteristic in the grain business – integrity and independence.