WOOL and livestock agribusiness company AWN has announced the acquisition of the New South Wales Riverina agency, Wilks & McKean Livestock and Property.
AWN chief operating officer, Rick Maybury, said the Wagga Wagga-based agency’s acquisition is an excellent cultural and strategic fit for the growing Australian agricultural services company.
“The business and its team are highly regarded in the region and their approach to growing their business by providing exceptional client services is an excellent cultural fit with ours at AWN,” he said.
“Wagga Wagga and the wider Riverina region is a strategically important location for AWN as we expand our footprint in key agricultural production areas across rural Australia.
“As a pure-play rural services company, we are looking forward to continuing to invest in strategic expansion to support more clients across rural Australia,” Mr Maybury said.
“As a pure-play rural services company, we are looking forward to continuing to invest in strategic expansion to support more clients across rural Australia.”
AWN said the acquisition of Wilks & McKean is its latest in a series of expansion activities.
Source – AWN.
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