John Corbett is a company director and consultant with close to 30 years’ experience in agriculture and agribusiness sectors gained through board, banking and consulting roles. John's professional experience covers corporate finance, strategic planning, business planning, business operations, governance, and financial analysis. He is a director of Croplogic Ltd (ASX:CLI – an agriculture technology company), Philip Yates Family Holdings Limited (Pioneer Seeds in Australia and New Zealand) and Blue Harvest Pty Ltd (specialist seafood sales and marketing agency with interests in aquaculture). John is also a consultant Senior Investment Director to Blue Sky Water Partners who is managing more than $900 million of agriculture and water assets on behalf of institutional investors.
John is a past Chair of the Infrastructure Association of Queensland and past board member of the Queensland Urban Land Development Authority. He's also past foundation director of Hassad Australia Pty Ltd, where he helped invest and manage more than $500 million into the Australian agriculture sector.
During a 23 year banking career, John occupied senior corporate banking and infrastructure project finance roles with ANZ Bank and Suncorp Metway. John has advanced strategic, business analysis and negotiation skills combined with extensive practical experience and has been a past regular speaker and contributor to national agriculture and infrastructure conferences.