Former Australian Wool Innovation executive Paul Swan is raking-in an estimated $3000 a day in private consulting fees to the industry body.
WOOLPRODUCERS Australia remains dissatisfied with AWI Chair Wal Merriman’s apologies for his recent indiscretions.
AWI chairman Wal Merriman can control up to half the votes cast at board elections, as Senates Estimates reveal the chairman’s powerful grip on woolgrower voting.
Follow the action as embattled Australian Wool Innovation chairman Wal Merriman appears at the Senate supplementary budget estimates hearings in Canberra.
The reported dysfunction of Australian Wool Innovation in recent weeks is behind calls for a review into the Research and Development Corporation model.
An express post letter of apology has been sent to stud principals present during the so-called ‘man-in-the-mirror’ event from Australian Wool Innovation chairman Wal Merriman.
AWI chairman Wal Merriman will be commander of the industry for 11 years before his position is officially up for voting.
NINETY minutes has been allocated for Australian Wool Innovation to face a vigorous and painstaking interrogation at Senate estimates.
Do you believe a chairman should have the right to track an election prior to ballots closing before casting proxy votes?
AWI Chair Wal Merriman’s lack of remorse and escalating controversies should be of concern to all farm levy-payers.