Jason Lowry – Chief Executive Officer

Jason Lowry – BEng, MBA – Chief Executive Officer

Jason's primary focus is to create and implement development strategies that ensure the company's business objectives are achieved and stakeholder expectations are met. He is responsible for managing the business to achieve optimal profitability and effective use of the business' assets and people.

Jason was appointed Chief Executive Officer in September 2015, having previously held the position of General Manager-Milling Operations since 2013. He first joined Mackay Sugar as Milling Operations Manager in early 2012. Jason has a wealth of experience in leading operations in a variety of food commodities. Prior to coming to Mackay Sugar, Jason held leadership positions with American Crystal Sugar Company and Cargill, Incorporated.

Peter Gill - Chief Financial Officer

Peter Gill – BEc LLB GDipTax FCPA - Chief Financial Officer

Peter was appointed Chief Financial Officer with effect from 31 May 2013 having previously undertaken the role of General Manager - Commercial. Peter returned to Mackay Sugar having previously acted as General Counsel and Company Secretary for Mackay Sugar Cooperative between 1999 and 2003.

Peter is a qualified solicitor and is a Fellow of CPA Australia. He was previously employed by McCullough Robertson Solicitors from 1988-1999 and 2004-2012. During his time at McCullough Robertson and when employed by Mackay Sugar Cooperative, Peter has been closely involved with Mackay Sugar's commercial legal matters and in particular the establishment of the sugar refining joint ventures, financing arrangements, Cane Supply and Processing Agreements, the Racecourse Cogeneration Project and the acquisition of Mossman Mill. He has also been involved in general sugar industry matters from both a legal, commercial and financial perspective.

Terry Doolan – General Manager – Milling Operations

Terry is responsible for milling operations at the Farleigh, Racecourse and Marian mills, including all maintenance and capital works programs. He also oversees the Company's diversification and improvement projects. Terry was appointed Acting General Manager-Milling Operations in September 2015, having previously held the position of Factory Manager at Racecourse and Farleigh mills. He has more than 30 years' experience at Mackay Sugar. Terry first commenced his career in the sugar industry in 1970 as an Apprentice Fitter and Turner at Pleystowe Mill and after leaving the industry for a brief period of dairy farming in 1980 returned to Mackay Sugar in 1995 to perform in roles such as Single Shift Supervisor, Maintenance Supervisor and, most recently, Factory Manager.

Craig Bentley – General Manager Cane Supply and Logistics

Craig Bentley – BSc Eng (Agricultural) MSc Eng – General Manager Cane Supply and Logistics

Craig's focus is to provide leadership, management and strategic direction to the Cane Supply and Logistics departments and the safe and efficient operation of Mackay Sugar's cane transport operations.

Craig was appointed to the role of General Manager Cane Supply and Logistics in May 2014 after commencing as Cane Supply Manager in November 2012. Prior to that, Craig spent nearly 14 years with one of South Africa's leading supply chain services companies, Unitrans Supply Chain Solutions, where he occupied several roles with their Mining and Agriculture Division. He was at various times a member of the Executive Committee as General Manager Technical and Operational Excellence, General Manager of an operations business unit and General Manager of Business Development. Craig has also worked as a professional engineer in agricultural mechanisation, design and construction of water reticulation systems and specialist materials engineering consulting in concrete structures, water-proofing and corrosion protection.

Haydn Slattery – General Manager Mossman Mill

Haydn Slattery – Dip App Sc, Dip Mgt - General Manager Mossman Mill

Haydn is responsible for the Mossman Mill operations, including cane supply and transport logistics, factory operations, business improvement functions, and capital and maintenance projects. He is also responsible for stakeholder engagement in the Mossman region.

Haydn was appointed General Manager Mossman Mill with effect from 1 June 2014, having previously undertaken the role of Manager Mossman Mill. Haydn joined Mackay Sugar on the acquisition of Mossman Mill in June 2012, having been Deputy General Manager of Mossman Central Mill Limited. Haydn is technically trained in applied science and has over 20 years' experience within the Australian raw sugar and refined sugar sectors. He has previously held operational leadership roles within Sugar Australia, CSR Limited and Mossman Central Mill Company Limited. Haydn is a Director of M & M Molasses Limited and Mossman Agricultural Services Limited.