Discovery Ag announce David Spence as Chairman
Discovery Ag today announced David Spence would be taking the helm of the growing Agtech business.
Alicia Garden, Chief Executive Officer of Discovery Ag, said "We are delighted to have David join Discovery Ag's board, bringing with him a wealth of expertise in the fields of technology and telecommunication. The roll-out of a telecommunications grade LoRaWAN network across regional Australia is a key strategic objective for Discovery Ag. David's expertise in these fields will be vital in assisting us successfully achieve these goals."
"David also brings with him a wealth of Corporate Governance expertise. He currently holds the position of Chairman of Paypal Australia as well as being Founder and Chairman of the National Narrowband Network of Australia." she said.
David replaces outgoing Chairman Nick Burton-Taylor AO who had been Chairman of the company since inception.
"The Discovery Ag board would like to thank Nick for his service over the last 18 months. His leadership and clear vision for Discovery Ag have been vital in establishing the company's initial strategy and laying the foundation for success over the coming 3 year period. We look forward to maintaining close contact with Nick given his ongoing role as Chairman of Delta Agribusiness, our primary shareholder at this point in time." Alicia said.