AACo appoints new CEO

Marketing manager Jason Strong to take reins interim CEO Craig White.

Australian Agricultural Company (AAC) has appointed Jason Strong as its new managing director and chief executive officer.

In a statement to the Australian Securities Exchange, the agribusiness said Strong – currently the group's general marketing manager – would take the reins from chief financial officer Craig White, who has been serving as chief executive on an interim basis.

"After conducting an international search the board unanimously decided that we had our new CEO in the business," said AACo chairman Donald McGauchie.