Webinar | Agribusiness Research & Forecast Report 2020

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Join our Agribusiness experts for this webinar covering key trends, potential impacts affecting capital, operators and risk mitigation measures and a forecast outlook for the medium and long term.

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Rawdon Briggs

Head of Agribusiness | Agribusiness Transaction Services

Brisbane CBD

Rawdon is a direct and to the point communicator that focuses on clients long term outcomes and objectives. Rawdon  is a 5th generation rural land owner in Central QLD, well  known as an Agribuiness Broker  who follows through on what he says. A regarded negotiator that is versatile,  adaptive and outcome driven.

Rawdon is a focused specialist within Beef, Cotton & Grain commodity disciplines of agricultural that are either corporate farmers and traditional farming family owners or operators.

Colliers Internationals has enabled Rawdon to partner with some of Colliers finest people & platforms to ensure the clients brief is delivered from preparation to settlement for any asset Sale, Lease or J.V.

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Alex Thamm

Head of Agribusiness


Alex and his team specialise in the the provision of valuation and consultancy services to the rural and agribusiness sector on a national and international basis. They have specific skills in the wine, forestry, agriculture, horticulture, fisheries/aquaculture and large scale grazing and cropping sectors. The team also has plant and machinery qualifications, and deal with complex and specialised assets including large multi-jurisdictional portfolios on a regular basis.

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Jesse Manuel

Director | Transaction Services | Agribusiness


Jesse is a registered Land Sales Representative with 15 years’ experience in representing private family, corporate, institutional and Government clients in the divestment and acquisition of medium to large scale agricultural property assets, ensuring that financial outcomes for clients are maximised.

Jesse has gained a broad knowledge of various types of land tenure including freehold and crown leasehold (including pastoral and perpetual leases) in all states of Australia and the Northern Territory.

Significant experience in negotiating complex property transactions for pastoral and grazing properties, horticulture properties, plantation forestry, intensive animal keeping, aquaculture, rural infrastructure assets and other specialised agricultural property assets and portfolios.

Jesse has an extensive national network of rural and property industry participants that include landowners, corporate companies, investors, service providers and state and federal Government agencies.

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Jason Osborn

Associate Director | Valuation & Advisory Services | Agribusiness

Brisbane CBD

Jason has over 30 years’ experience in the rural sector having started his career with the Queensland Department of Primary Industries working throughout the Inland Burnett, Central Highlands and the Border Rivers. His career has included work in the following areas:
•    Agribusiness Banking.
•    Farm Financial Counsellor.
•    Extension Officer/Pasture Experimentalist.
•    Property Management Planning and Soil Conservation Extension Officer.
This has provided a solid background from which to consider rural property valuation and provide advice on investment decisions, management and planning.  His strength is in assessing a property’s productive capacity and identifying opportunities for growth to unlock value.
Jason began his valuation career in 2010 by gaining experience in valuing irrigation properties, broadacre farming and grazing properties in southern Queensland and northern New South Wales.   More recently, Jason has specialised in large scale horticultural assets, including citrus, mango, avocado and macadamia tree crops, as well as small scrops and vegetable seedling nurseries, undertaking valuations in the  Northern Territory, Atherton Tablelands, Burnett, Darling Downs and  Granite Belt  regions. 

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