Steps to a successful business transformation

15 June 2017

At a recent Agribusiness Australia event sponsored by BDO, Justin King the Vice Chairman of Terra Firma presented on how the transform or wither in today's business environment.

A specialist in business transformation, Justin is Head of Portfolio Businesses with €16 billion invested in 34 businesses around the globe, including Consolidated Pastoral Company in Australia.

Known best for returning UK grocery retailer Sainsbury's to market leadership in nine years, he launched a recovery program which helped turn it around. His program trebled profits for the supermarket chain which has given him an international profile in the sector.

In this video Justin explains the steps to a successful business transformation and some key truths you can take away for your agribusiness.

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