The Board of AWEX is made up of the following positions:

  • 1 Independent Chairperson;
  • 1 Director representing Large Broker Members;
  • 1 Director representing Small Broker Members;
  • 1 Director representing Exporter & Processor Members (holding 3 votes);
  • 1 Director representing Private Treaty Merchant Members;
  • 1 Director representing Grower Members; and
  • 1 Director appointed by Directors and ratified by WoolProducers. 

Underpinning the operations of the AWEX Board are a number of Committees that provide advice to the Board and Management of AWEX.

Current Board Members are:

Robyn Clubb


Director, Elders Ltd;
Councillor, Royal Agricultural Society of NSW;
Chair, Jade Holdings Pty Ltd;
Director, Essential Energy;
Director, Craig Mostyn Group;
Chair, Pro Ten Ltd.


Martin Moses


Managing Director, B A Moses & Son Pty Ltd;
Director, Pinefarm Pty Ltd;
Director, Bluechip Livestock;
Director, Yennora Wool Brokers;
Director/Secretary, The Pinacles (Temora) Pty Ltd;
Director, Inland Woolbrokers Association.

John Colley


Director, Australian Pastoral Investments Pty Ltd;
Director, Australian Wool Network Pty Ltd;
President, National Council of Wool Selling Brokers Inc;
Director, Arlia Pty Ltd;
Director, Jemina Pty Ltd;
Director, Colley Pty Ltd;
Director, AWN Property Pty Ltd;
Director, AWN Pastoral Pty Ltd;
Director, Dyson Jones (WA) Pty Ltd;
Director, AWN Food & Fibre Pty Ltd;
Director, Agvet Innvations Pty Ltd;
Director, Merino & Co Pty Ltd;
Director, Hysport Pty Ltd.

Gary Turner


Executive Committee, Private Treaty Wool Merchants of Australia;
Chairman, Australian Wool Industries Secretariat Inc;
Managing Director, ReeAshBro Pty Ltd;
Managing Director, ReeAshBro (Wool) Pty Ltd;
Director, Wallace Investments Pty Ltd.

Edward Storey


President, WoolProducers Australia Ltd;
Director, Futter Park Ltd;
Director, Australian Wool Testing Authority Ltd.

Matthew Hand


President, Australian Council of Wool Exporters & Processors Inc.;
Managing Director, United Wool Co. Pty Ltd;
Director, Australian Wool Testing Authority Ltd;
Director, Geelong Wool Company Pty Ltd;
Director, MSH Developments Pty Ltd.

Andrew Blanch

Alternate Director for Matthew Hand

Managing Director, New England Wool Pty Ltd;
Managing Director, New England Wool Holdings Pty Ltd.

Gordon Litchfield

Alternate Director for Martin Moses

Director, Gordon Litchfield Wool Pty Ltd;
Committee Member, National Auction Selling Committee.

Malcolm Hunt

Alternate Director for John Colley

Director, Elders Rural Services Australia Ltd;
Director, Livestock Markets Ltd;
Zone General Manager - South, Elders Ltd.

John Sugars

Alternate Director for Gary Turner

Director, AR Rhodes Co. (Wool) Pty Ltd.

Steve Harrison

Alternate Director for Edward Storey

Vice President, WoolProducers Australia

Mark Grave

Acting Company Secretary