Graeme Kruger

Nat Dip App Sci, B.Tech Sci
Vice President
Director since 2014

Graeme is the Executive Director of the Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia. Born in South Africa, Graeme has extensive experience across a broad range of endeavours including advocacy, management, business development and community engagement. Graeme began his career managing National Parks in South Africa and progressed into the property sector after moving to New Zealand following a 3 year stint with the NZ Department of Conservation. He then took on the role of General Manager of Operations and Marketing for a property development company in 2001. A short stint in the financial services sector followed before taking on the role of General Manager, Southland Real Estate where he worked for 5 years leading a very successful team. Graeme then moved to Tamworth in 2012 as General Manager of Professionals Tamworth until 2016, when he moved to Leeton NSW in his current role. Graeme is a member of the Institute of Directors (NZ) and a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.