National Leads

Meet our team

At Kalyx, our business is based on creating great relationships with clients. Our team members are professionally qualified and technically experienced and they have a genuine passion for agriculture. More than 80% of our field team have degrees in Agriculture, Horticulture and/or Science, and our Graduate XSeed Technical Training Program provides a well-supported transition for students from the academic environment to the field. Our team live in the communities they work in and form strong networks with growers and industry. They can plan, coordinate and implement agricultural and horticultural research, or they can assist you in adding a local perspective to your agricultural research requirements. Our regional locations combined with our national focus, enable us to provide quality, innovative agricultural research that is timely, accurate and consistently meets and exceeds the expectations of our clients.

Ashley Bacon

Ashley Bacon

Managing Director

BScAg (Hons), MBA, GAICD, Perth, WA

Sue McGregor

Sue McGregor

National Corporate Manager

BAgSc, Young, NSW

Peter Hamblin

Peter Hamblin

National Business Manager

BSc, Young, NSW

Vikram Ahlawat

Vikram Ahlawat

National NVT Lead/Southern Business Manager

MScAg, BScAg (Hons), Grad Dip NR, Horsham, VIC

Mark Sumner

Mark Sumner

National Horticulture Lead/Western Operations Manager

BBiolSc, Perth, WA

Denis Harvey

Denis Harvey

National Agronomy Lead/Northern Operations Manager

BAgSc, Narrabri, NSW

Matt Davey

Matt Davey

National Breeding Lead/Western Operations Manager

BAgribus, Beverley, WA