Nigel Traill joined the company in 2000 and was involved with securing the Phoslock license from CSIRO in 2001. He assumed a senior commercialisation role for the business in 2002 and opened our European office in November 2005. Nigel continues to be based there, responsible for establishing licensee arrangements throughout Europe, South Africa and Asia.
Prior to joining Phoslock, Nigel was Deputy Commissioner and marketing manager with the Queensland Government's Trade and Investment Office in Tokyo, earlier working in the trading division of one of Japan's largest food retailers and for the country’s national broadcaster NHK.
His background in international trade and investment covers a broad range of industries, bringing expertise across several key areas, including agribusiness, exporting, sales, and marketing.
Nigel holds a Master of Arts in Japanese Interpreting and Translation from The University of Queensland.