Stewart was born and raised on a mixed farm 25 miles southwest of Geelong in Victoria, Australia. He is an innovator with multiple active ‘Patents’ that include: an Automotive Jack, Portable & Permanent Sheep and Cattle yards and the first ‘eNVD’ (electronic National Vendor Declaration) for Meat Livestock Australia.
Stewart has been involved in agriculture R&D since the early 1980’s predominantly in the livestock industry and the use of ‘biometric’ solutions. He has specialised in traceability for the food & fibre supply chains and has an extensive agricultural network of contacts globally.
Stewart has forty plus years in Sales, Marketing, Management and Directorships of Private & Public companies plus a lifetime of involvement in Agriculture.
Simon is an agricultural innovator, manager and communicator that offers nearly 30 years’ experience in the red meat and livestock sector. Simon’s experience includes a broad range of roles in management, strategy and research and development.
He has significant experience in developing and reviewing livestock identification systems, managed numerous R&D programs and has managed several organisations.
Simon has commercial experience in the production and exporting of livestock and has an extensive network throughout the agricultural sector in Australia and overseas.
Peter comes from a family that has been involved in Agriculture for multiple generations. Peter chose to work in the Telecommunications Industry (41 years) and has a wealth of knowledge in Telephony, WIFI Networks and IoT.
Peter has worked on multiple R&D projects including working with 'Biometric Livestock Tags' where he had to design, build, and implement new solutions for a 'Live Export' project which monitored the health of livestock on export journeys - remotely.
Peter is leading the development of the 'Next Generation' retinal scanning hardware to handle the rugged treatment expected in scanning livestock retinas in the supply chain globally.