Malcolm Finlayson


Malcolm Finlayson is a finance specialist with over 30 years’ experience steering the financial management and strategies of businesses both large and small in the agricultural industry. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Business (Accounting) and a MBA. He is a CPA and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Malcolm is an experienced Director with over 15 years on the board of not-for-profit and commercial companies. He is currently a Director of Grain Trade Australia Ltd (GTA), Wheat Quality Australia Ltd, Turfbreed Pty Ltd, LMA Support Services Pty Ltd and is Chair of Theodore Water Pty Ltd. He also chairs the Audit and Finance Subcommittees for GTA and PHA. He runs his own consultancy firm, Finesse Solutions Pty Ltd, through which he assists many clients in the agricultural industry.

Previously, Malcolm was a director of PentAG Nidera Pty Ltd and the Jossco Group entities. He has been a CFO for over 25 years and has had experience in the Angliss group, DR Johnston (now part of Graincorp), Jossco and ABB Grain (now part of Glencore). He has been responsible for group-wide reporting and administration, as well as finance and strategy.