Bruce Ranken joins Agricultural Appointments!

Agricultural Appointments is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Bruce Ranken as Senior Agribusiness Consultant. Bruce who resides in Melbourne, will be assisting companies throughout Australia to find skilled people in the food, wine and agribusiness sectors.

Bruce’s family has a long history in agriculture, grazing sheep and cattle in Western NSW, the Riverina and Western Victoria, a history dating back to the 1890’s and beyond. He has in recent times worked with senior/executive management in both private and government sectors, assisting them with workforce planning, identifying quality talent and managing teams remotely.

Bruce has run his own businesses in both hospitality and recruitment, having previously taught hospitality and catering. To add to his busy schedule, Bruce maintains an active involvement in Local Government, having held positions of Councilor and Deputy Mayor. This has provided him with valuable experience in community engagement, governance, budgeting and financial guidance, policy development and negotiation.

Bruce is excited to be part of the Agricultural Appointment’s team and welcomes the opportunity to combine his passion for the food and agriculture sector with his experience in talent acquisition and management.

Connect with Bruce Ranken on Linkedin or contact him on 0402 384 006 or at