Director, Food Innovation Partners
Russel has more than thirty years’ experience in the food and beverage industry in various senior commercial and research positions, with an inherent ability to connect companies, research organisations, financial institutions and Government. Russel understands how to manage the innovation process and the steps required to commercialise innovative ideas.
Currently Russel is Director and Founder of Food Innovation Partners Pty Ltd, a company that provides business, innovation and commercialisation services to the food industry, along with business development services for companies and research organisations.
Russel is entrepreneurial in his thinking, having recently established a number of new businesses to commercialise new innovative food and beverage products.
Russel will be presenting on day one in the Food Innovation - Food AgTech stream.