John McKillop joined the Board of DFMC in February 2019, taking on the role as Independent Director with the coming departure of John Bywater in June 2019. This afforded a period of hand-over for this important role.
John previously held roles as independent director with Dairy Australia, for six years from 2012 to 2018 as well as Meat & Livestock Australia and Cubbie Cotton. He was CEO of Hassad Australia, a Qatar based investor with large scale cropping and livestock operations across Australia. Prior roles include Managing Director of Clyde Agriculture and General Manager roles at Elders and Stanbroke Pastoral.
He holds a Diploma in Farm Management, a Bachelor of Business, a Graduate Certificate in Agribusiness, a Master of Business Administration and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.