Basil Doonan

Principal Consultant/ Director, Macquarie Franklin

Basil has over 25 years’ experience in farm business management, training and consultancy. He has worked extensively in Australia and overseas in grazing industries primarily consulting to farm business owners and managers and developing and delivering farmer training programs.

He has consulted to Research and Development Corporations, multinational companies, investors, farm owners and managers and has developed successful business strategies and projects to suit their individual requirements.

Basil specialises in pasture based grazing systems and their management. He is also involved in the purchase and management of grazing properties in Tasmania on behalf of investors.

Basil is engaged regularly to speak to producers and industry personnel on a range of topics but most frequently about farm management capability and its impact and relationship to profit.