Andrew Cappello - Chairman, Mackay Sugar 

Andrew Shane Cappello MAICD - Chairman

Andrew has been an elected Grower Director since 2001 and has been a cane producer for 29 years. He was appointed Chairman in February 2010. Andrew is also Chairman of the Pioneer Valley Water Board and Chairman of Pioneer Valley Water Co-operative.

He is a Director of the Australian Sugar Milling Council, Sugar Terminals Limited and the Queensland Co-operative Federation, an alternate Director of Sugar Australia Pty Limited and New Zealand Sugar Company and a Mackay Sugar representative on the Board of Mackay Area Productivity Services Pty Limited and a former Director of the Australian National Committee for Irrigation and Drainage.

Lee Blackburn - Director, Mackay Sugar 

Lee Blackburn – Grower Director

Lee was appointed as a Grower Director in October 2014. He has been a grower for 20 years and has been managing the family farm and harvesting business since 2002. Lee is a Director of Mackay Area Productivity Services, a former Director of Mackay Canegrowers Limited and former member of the Canegrowers Mackay Area Committee.

Lawrence Bugeja, GAICD Grower Director, Mackay Sugar 

Lawrence Bugeja GAICD - Grower Director

Lawrence was appointed as a Grower Director in October 2013. He has been a cane farmer for more than 36 years and has been managing the family farm and harvesting business since 1987. He isa Director of the Mackay Area Productivity Services (MAPS) and Deputy Chairman of the Pioneer Valley Water Board. He is a former Director of both Mackay Canegrowers Limited and Queensland Canegrowers Organisation Limited and was also a member of the Marian Mill Suppliers Committee and the Canegrowers Mackay Area Committee.

In 2007, he became a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD).

Syd Gordon - Director, Mackay Sugar 

Sydney Gordon (Syd) DipFinMarkets FAICD - Deputy Chairman – Grower Director

Syd has been an elected Grower Director since November 2003. He has been growing cane in the Mackay district for more than 33 years. A Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, he has business experience in financial markets and provides licensed advisory and investment services across a range of asset classes.

Paul Manning - Director, Mackay Sugar 

Paul Manning – BEng (Mech), Dip Ag. – Grower Director

Paul is a third generation cane farmer and was elected to the Board as a Grower Director in October 2014. Paul returned to cane farming in 2010 after working as a professional engineer for approximately 20 years, predominantly in the West Australian Iron Ore mining industry. During this period he worked in a variety of maintenance, major project management and engineering management roles for BHP Billiton Iron Ore and in a project role for Sinclair Knight Merz.

Maurice Maughan - Director, Mackay Sugar 

Maurice Clement Maughan FCA FTIA JP (C.dec) - Non-Grower Director

Maurice Maughan became a Director of Mossman Mill on 9th November, 2007. In 2006, after 31 years, he retired from the international accounting firm KPMG as a partner. Maurice was responsible for providing advice to a number of companies including those in the Queensland sugar industry. He has extensive business experience as a result of his time with KPMG and remains actively involved as a Director or advisor to several companies.