New Agcarm Chief Executive Named

Febuary 2015

Agcarm is delighted to announce the appointment of its new chief executive Mark Ross.

Mark has an Executive MBA from Massey and agricultural qualifications from Lincoln University.

He comes to Agcarm after seven years as general manager of policy and advocacy at Federated Farmers, and prior to that worked for the Ministry for Primary Industries for 12 years.

Mark is already very well connected with the primary sector, Agcarm, and key government agencies. He has detailed knowledge of field research, horticulture, animal welfare, and experience in relationship building and stakeholder relations.

Mark replaces Graeme Peters who stepped down after seven years in the role.