SPEAKERS AT TRUCKING AUSTRALIA 2022
Prior to joining Telstra in 2019, Ben has held several senior policy and management positions within the agriculture sector and Government spanning 20 years. This included working with Saputo Dairy Australia, Australian dairy processor Murray Goulburn Co-operative Ltd, the SA Farmers Federation Grains Council, Australian Pork Limited and in management consultancy. Ben was also a senior policy adviser to the former Federal Minister for Regional Development, the Hon Simon Crean. Ben holds a Bachelor of Applied Science (Agriculture) with Honours; a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD); and a Master in Business Administration (MBA). Ben and his wife Jo have two children. In his spare time, he coaches both junior football and basketball and is a member of the St Kilda Football Club.