1964, Dual Irish & Australian
Term of office expires at 2021 AGM
BA in languages and psychology and a higher diploma in education from University College Cork, as well as a MBA from University College Dublin’s Smurfit Graduate School of Business
Gordon Hardie has had a 30 year career in the global food & ingredients and fast moving consumer goods industries. Most recently, he was President of Bunge Food & Ingredients, Bunge Ltd (BG:NYSE), a global agri-food business from 2011 until 2018. Prior to Bunge Ltd, Mr. Hardie served as Managing Director of Goodman Fielder Bakeries Australia / New Zealand (GFF:ASX). Since 2015, Mr. Hardie serves as a Non-Executive Director at Owens-Glass Inc. (OI:NYSE), the global leader in glass packaging for the food and beverage industries and is Chair of its Risk Oversight Committee. He is also a Non Executive Director of Greencore Plc (GNC:LSE) and is a member of Greencore’s Nomination & Governance Committee and of its Remuneration Committee. He previously served as Chairman of Bunge Loders Croklaan B.V (Holland), Chairman of Walter Rau Neusser AG (Germany), Non-Executive Director of Z.T Kruswizca (Poland), and Non-Executive Director of Foodbank New South Wales (Australia). Mr. Hardie also is a member on the North American Advisory Board of the Smurfit Graduate School of Business. Mr. Hardie serves as a Strategic Advisor to Temasek. Mr. Hardie has completed the Advanced Management Programme at INSEAD and the Corporate Board Effectiveness program at Harvard Business School.