Elected Producer Director
Managing Director/Co-owner of Riverhaven Enterprises & Top Multiplier Pty Ltd
Mr Mclean is Managing Director/Co-owner of Riverhaven Enterprises & Top Multiplier Pty Ltd, family agricultural companies operating 2,000 sows on two independent pig farms. The Riverhaven properties include irrigated horticultural crops. Both farms are located in South Australia.
Mr McLean has established a management structure and systems including reporting and management oversight to assist in the daily operations of these farm businesses. Mr McLean has extensive experience in agribusiness, holding many roles over the past 20 years within agribusiness groups in the pork sector as well as other industry sectors. He holds an Associate Diploma in Applied Science (Farm Management) from the Adelaide University, SA.
Mr McLean remains actively involved in the pork industry and has represented other Australian pork producers as an APL delegate since 2010. Mr McLean has skills in agribusiness development, commodity marketing, sustainable farming and irrigation management.
Consistent with his interests, he has initiated water saving irrigation infrastructure within the Riverhaven Enterprises’ operation and improved sow productivity on both farms through improved farm management, genetics and staff training and development. Mr McLean also operates a feed-mill, grows olives for extra virgin olive oil production and citrus for fresh fruit production and provides composting of all animal manures on site for own use and by external customers.
In his role on the APL Board, Mr McLean is Chair of the APL Industry Integrity Committee and is a member of the Audit, Risk and Corporate Governance Committee.