Brad is a third-generation fisherman and worked as a commercial abalone diver along Western Australia’s south coast for 12 years.
Brad has been actively involved in abalone aquaculture research and development in WA since 2000. Brad was a director of WAFIC from 2009 to 2011 and Chairman from 2011 to 2013. He holds an MBA and Bachelor of Applied Science in Biology from Curtin University and a Graduate Diploma in Aquaculture from the University of Tasmania.
Brad is the founding Director of the ASX listed company, Ocean Grown Abalone Ltd, and has served in an executive capacity for the company since July 2013.