Our Senior Management Team

  • Don McDougall

    Don McDougall

    • Bachelor of Applied Science (Rural Technology)
    • Associate of AILA
    • Member of AICLA
    • Affiliate of ANZIIF
    • Member of Crop Consultants Association

    Over 25 years, Don has investigated and adjusted to resolution agricultural and product liability claims in Australia, New Zealand, the United States, Canada and the Philippines. He also has extensive experience in the management of multi claimant losses.

    Don speaks regularly at industry and company conferences both in Australia and overseas and since 2007 has been a regular guest lecturer at the University of New England.

    Direct Tel No:  07 3292 2104 
    M: 0418 780 602

  • Tony Hartley

    Tony Hartley

    • Associate Diploma of Applied Science (Ag. Protection)
    • Bachelor of Applied Science (Agriculture)

    Tony has extensive experience in field technical and agribusiness management at state and national levels. He has been involved in most agricultural sectors including cotton, horticulture and broadacre in field and management positions. He has been involved in the development and implementation of business and marketing plans as well as conducting extensive business analysis. He has initiated and subsequently participated in systems development and implementation.

    Direct Tel No:  07 3292 2106 
    M: 0400 621 230

  • Malcolm Frick
    Associate Director

    Malcolm Frick

    Associate Director
    • Bachelor of Agricultural Science, The University of QLD, Brisbane
    • Company Directors Course, Australian Institute of Company Directors
    • Member Crop Consultants QLD

    Mal has had extensive agricultural experience across broadacre, cropping, sugar and horticulture industries. This experience included strategic planning and operational oversight of horticultural farming operations, which involved a wide range of orchard and vegetable crops.  He has worked overseas and supported clients, regularly engaging with growers, providing crop management solutions and precision agriculture technologies across Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia. Mal is passionate about the advancement of agriculture and focussed on playing a part in helping to position the sector to take advantage of the opportunities ahead, while also successfully dealing with any challenges along the way.

    Direct Tel No:  07 3292 2111 
    M: 0418 888 583

  • Tony O’Connor
    Senior Consultant

    Tony O’Connor

    Senior Consultant
    • Bachelor Applied Science (Rural Technology) II Class Hons.
    • Masters of Business Administration (AGSM)

    Tony has been a member of our team since 2005 and has both practical and corporate experience gained from working on rural properties and in a number of financial institutions, Tony has a wide and thorough knowledge of agribusinesses from the paddock to the boardroom.

    Since joining ARC, Tony has worked across many agri sectors including broad acre cropping, the pastoral industry, horticultural, tree cropping as well as working with agricultural manufacturers and processors.

    Direct Tel No:  07 3292 2102
    M: 0429 403 370


Our Consulting Team

We also have over 50 consultants based across Australia and New Zealand. Please see the best contact details below

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Our Locations

Australia & New Zealand

For more information on contacting your closest ARC Group location, please contact our head office on 07 3292 2111

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