Board Member Details

David Larkin

David Larkin AM

Director 2021-2024


David is a visionary business leader and award-winning entrepreneur with extensive experience in industry and private leadership and Board roles.

As the founder of one of the largest Australian-owned and operated beef processors, Altron Enterprises, David has a deep understanding and knowledge of commercial enterprise, food production and export and supply chains.  David has previously worked as the CEO of Hancock Agriculture and has held various Board positions including:

  • Chair and Deputy Chair of the Australian Meat Industry Council (AMIC) from 1999-2016
  • Director & Member, Red Meat Advisory Council (RMAC) from 2011-2016
  • Chair, Pastoral Lands Board from 2020-current

He was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia in 2017 for significant service to international business and commerce through leadership and innovation in the Australian beef export industry.