Kirk Downie

Kirk joined AAGIM in 2022. Kirk has primary responsibility for management of several large scale irrigated dairy farms, cropping and sheep enterprises in Western Australia as well as a sheep and cattle property in NSW which is working through a significant transformation, this role involves oversight and planning of enterprises along with the management of capital development, financial management and staff management. Kirk previously worked in agricultural banking as a bank manager across Victoria, primarily in Southwest Victoria, managing clients who farmed dairy, sheep, beef and cropping. Kirk graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2018 with a Bachelor of Agriculture, majoring in Agricultural Economics. Kirk remains actively involved with his family beef farm in South West Victoria.