Pat Gleeson is a fourth generation cattle farmer from Crow’s Nest, Queensland, who began his working life as an apprentice butcher. Pat Gleeson is now the General Manager of Oakey Beef Exports, Thomas Borthwicks Mackay and a Director in the Nippon Ham Group in Australia.
He has extensive experience and professional training that spans more than three decades in cattle production, beef processing, and management across the supply chain. As an agribusiness specialist - producer and processor, Pat has applied his focus on developing people, company culture and innovation while managing financial results through strategy execution.
Pat is an active member of the industry participating on many boards and advisory panels.
Pat was elected to the AMPC Board for his first term in December 2017.