Grains Research and Development

Date: 01.01.2000

Meet your Panel Chair

Photo of Norm Marran

Norm Marran brings wide experience in agribusiness to his role as chairman of the GRDC's Northern Regional Panel.

Mr Marran was a pioneer of the Australian cotton industry, becoming chairman and chief executive officer of Auscott Ltd. He has been a director of Cargill Oilseeds Australia Ltd, a director of the Australian Wheat Board, and a member of the former Wheat Research Council.

A graingrower in central west NSW and a viticulturist in the Hunter Valley, Mr Marran is currently chairman of BRI Australia Ltd, a director of Quality Wheat CRC Ltd, and a director of Combined Rural Traders Ltd.