David Said – Chief Financial Officer

David Said – BBus FCPA - Chief Financial Officer

David was appointed as Chief Financial Officer from 16 January 2017 having previously held the position of Manager - Business Services. He is responsible for Business Services, Supply and Procurement.

David and his team perform the financial operations for the group ensuring statutory and contracted obligations are met. They provide the necessary financial reporting to internal and external stakeholders as well as dealing with financial institutions to manage daily transactions and borrowings, ensuring all compliance requirements are satisfied. They also source, negotiate, acquire and supply the goods and services required by the business.

David has over 25 years’ experience with Mackay Sugar, commencing as a Graduate Accountant at Corporate Office in 1990. He moved to Pleystowe Mill in 1993 to perform various accounting roles before transferring to the Business Service Centre at Farleigh Mill in 2001 as Senior Accountant. David is a Director of Pioneer Valley Water Co-operative Limited.

Peter Gill - General Manager Commercial and Legal

Peter Gill – BEc LLB GDipTax FCPA - General Manager Commercial and Legal

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.

Carissa Mansfield - Group Manager Human Resources, Health, Safety and Environment

Carissa Mansfield - BBus MBA GDip OHS – Group Manager Human Resources, Health, Safety and Environment

Carissa was appointed Manager Human Resources, Health, Safety and Environment in 2016 having previously held the position of Manager, Health, Safety and Environment from 2014 - 2016.

Carissa provides strategic leadership and the delivery of the HR and HSE strategic plan across all business units. She manages the Human Resources function including People and Culture, Training, Learning and Development, Workforce Planning/Recruitment and Employment/Industrial Relations, as well as all facets of Health, Safety and Environment across all operations including logistics, rail, cogeneration and manufacturing.

Carissa has over 15 years' experience in the health and safety environment and has held positions with Cordukes Pty Limited, CH4 Gas Limited, Peabody Energy and BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance. She is Chair of the ASMC Environmental Committee and a member of the ASMC People and Safety Committee. Carissa is also a member of the Resource Industry Network Safety Committee and the Rural Safety Working Group.

Terry Doolan – General Manager – Milling Operations

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.

Tony Lloyd

Tony Lloyd - Dip Mech Eng MEA Dip Mtce Mgmt Cert. AppSc – Group Asset Manager

Tony is responsible for asset management across the Mackay Sugar group. This includes capital planning, projects development and implementation, asset management systems/development, reliability, maintenance planning and compliance.

He also oversees the management of the cane rail system, rollingstock and mobile plant across the Mackay area.

Tony has over 20 years’ experience in the sugar industry and has been involved in key areas of the business having previously held positions as Project Engineer, Chief Engineer and Factory Manager at both Farleigh and Marian mills.

His primary focus is to ensure the Mackay Sugar assets are effectively managed to produce maximum benefit for all stakeholders.

Peter Flanders

Peter Flanders – BEng Mech MBT – Manager Farleigh Mill

Peter is responsible for the milling operations at the Farleigh site including all production and maintenance activities. He was appointed to the position in July 2015 and has over 33 years experience in the sugar industry in both the milling and refining sectors. Peter started his career as a mechanical engineer and has held positions leading maintenance, project and operating teams and has previously worked as a Mill Manager. He also holds the position of Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Sugar Research Institute.

Mark Gayton

Mark Gayton - GDip Mtce Mgmt - Manager Racecourse Mill

Mark is responsible for the milling and cogeneration operations at the Racecourse site including all production and maintenance activities.

He is also responsible to ensure the effective supply of services to support Sugar Australia refinery operations on the site

Mark has over 35 years’ experience in the sugar industry in both the engineering and management areas. He has previously held positions at Mackay Sugar including Shift Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Engineering Superintendent, Factory Manager and Milling Operations Manager prior to his appointment as General Manager Operations in 2010.

Mark commenced as Factory Manager Racecourse Mill in March 2018.

Craig Wood

Craig Wood - BEng Mech GCert Eng Tech – Manager Marian Mill

Craig was appointed Factory Manager at Marian in March 2016. Craig also worked with Wilmar and CSR for 11 years in several roles including Reliability Engineer, Engineering Manager, Site Manager and Acting General Manager Operations for seven factories for a period of 12 months. Craig has more than 28 years experience in sugar after starting an apprenticeship as a Fitter and Turner at Isis Central Sugar Mill in 1979. Craig also took a break from the industry in 1988 to work in sales and business management prior to returning to Isis Central Mill in 1999.