Bob grew up on a family farming property at Ebor, on the New England tablelands of New South Wales. Prior to co-founding CLC he had over 10 years experience in the commodity trading industry. Starting in 2008 as a broker servicing grower clients in Northern NSW to domestic and international trading roles in wheat, barley, sorghum and pulses. He possesses excellent skills in supply chain and commodity price risk management, which is fundamental to adding value to clients both suppliers and consumers alike. He has a bachelors degree in Rural Science from The University of New England.