Inglis Platinum Club - Staff Profiles
Platinum Club Managers
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Key Inglis Representatives
Mark joined Inglis in mid-2007 as the first non-family member to lead the company. This is Mark's third career, having served 12 years as a naval officer and eight years as a media executive where he successfully managed internet and newspaper businesses for News Corporation. With a passion for horse racing and breeding and a wide range of business skills, Mark has introduced a number of innovations since joining Inglis, including live internet bidding, and has created a new Inglis Digital business unit which includes the recently acquired bloodstock.com.au and in house developed equestrian trading platform called Horsezone.com.au. He also spends considerable time developing new markets, particularly in Asia.
Jonathan has been at Inglis since 1986. Jonathan oversees the auction side of the business managing a team of six people in the Bloodstock division. Together with the Melbourne based Bloodstock staff Jonathan and his team inspect over 4000 yearlings per year to select for the Inglis Sales Series. Jonathan is a senior auctioneer with the Company and has sold in China, Malaysia, the United Kingdom as well as most states of Australia. Jonathan is also Inglis' North American Representative and is also a director of the Company.
Peter had been with Dalgety Bloodstock for 18 years when Inglis acquired the business in 1994 and was appointed Victorian Manager and director of the Company. Peter oversees the Victorian team of 13 staff as well as auctioneering at all Inglis sales. He has been a bloodstock auctioneer for 35 years and has sold in all states of Australia and in New Zealand, Malaysia and the United Kingdom.