Murray Goulburn chair retires and new chairman appointed

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by Jessica Amir

MG Unit Trust (ASX:MGC) has announced Murray Goulburn Co-operative Co. Limited appointed John Spark as the new Chairman of Murray Goulburn. 

John Spark’s appointment will be effective on 1 April 2017 after the current chair, Philip Tracey retires from his post and from the board on 31 March 2017.

The incoming chairman to Australia’s largest dairy foods company will also join Murray Goulburn’s boards this week.

John Spark has extensive board experience with large corporate companies, including agricultural businesses.

John says he looks forward to building a stronger company for the future.

Shares in Murray Goulburn Co-cooperative (ASX:MGC) are currently trading up 1% to $1.01
 

Jessica Amir

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Jessica is a senior finance journalist and presents the Market Outlook, Market at Midday and Market Wrap. She also presents ASX company news and interviews CEOs. She joined FNN in January 2017 with six years of broadcast journalism experience. She worked as a journalist and producer with Sky News Business, ABC 1, ABC's The Business and ABC24. She also worked in regional Australia for Prime 7 and WIN News as a TV reporter. In her prior life she worked as a financial planner.