Our People

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At Nutrano, it’s not just about what we grow – it’s also about who grows it.

Our team is made up of talented staff members who share our passion for fresh produce. We have recruited industry professionals to ensure an expert approach towards providing excellent service and produce to our loyal customers.

George Haggar

Chief Executive Officer

George has extensive industry experience, having worked at senior executive leadership level for Murray River Organics, Costa Group and Visy. In his role at Costa Group, George led a substantial transformation and growth effort across Australian business units, creating a positive impact on critical value drivers of the fresh food supply chain.

George is passionate and highly committed to driving growth and optimisation for Nutrano with a focus leading our teams to deliver category excellence for our customers.

Antonella Banno

Chief Operating Officer

Antonella joined Nutrano at the start of February 2019, having previously worked in a number of strategy, supply chain and business optimisation roles in Australia and overseas. Antonella is accountable for the blueberry category, tropical category, as well as citrus operations.

Gavin Hoggett

Chief Financial Officer

Gavin oversees Nutrano’s group finance function as well as business processes and IT. He brings a breadth of experience spanning different industries including supply chains and logistics. Previous finance roles encompassed strategy, commercials, M&A activity and process re-engineering.

Craig Ball

Executive General Manager - Bananas

Originally from the UK, Craig has been in Australia since 2004 and joined Nutrano in January 2020. Craig has extensive industry experience across fresh food suppliers and supply chains. Working in senior roles both in the UK and in Australia leading major transformation and growth. Craig leads our Banana category portfolio with a key focus on quality and excellence for our customers.


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