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PHILIPPA Purser is the managing director of Cargill Australia.
Born in Sussex, England, Philippa joined Cargill in 1991 and has held jobs in various areas including trading, marketing, strategy and general management.
While she started her career in the UK she has also worked for Cargill in Argentina, Switzerland, and the US before coming to Australia.
Philippa received a bachelor’s degree in economic history from Cambridge University.
She also serves on the board of Allied Mills.