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George Macdonald MBA (Columbia U), BComm/LLB (UNSW) NMAS Accredited Mediator

Public Company Director, Key Executive Management at CEO, Finance Director, Executive Director and Executive Consultant level with key skills and experience in Natural Resources, Agriculture including cattle, Tourism, Civil Works, Finance, International and Indigenous Development, Project Origination and Management and Complex Public Stakeholder Management. Key skills cover operations management, project and business origination, M & A, financing with an industrial and natural resources bias - at a director and/or executive director/consultant level - with mandates inter alia including Ebony Coal, Anaconda Nickel (now Minara Resources), Compass Resources, Adelaide Steamship Group Companies, Mallesons Lawyers, Whitlam Turnbull, Habitat for Humanity, Wutong Shu Estates, John Swire & Sons, North Queensland Land Council, Cape York Institute, APN Cape York, RDC Corporation and Balkanu Cape York Business Development Corporation.

George was raised in rural NSW sheep/cattle business and has owned and traded cattle NSW and southern Queensland. He lives on Kamileroi Country at Wallabadah, near Tamworth in NSW, and operates a native feed farm.