Selwyn was appointed as a Director of Hort Innovation at its registration, and was re-appointed in November 2016.
Selwyn is currently the Chair of Hort Innovation, and has an extensive history as a chairman, director and senior executive with leading agribusiness and biotechnology enterprises in Australia and internationally. He is also currently Executive Chairman of Barawyn Pty Ltd, and a former CEO of Single Vision Australia Ltd, Managing Director of IAMA Ltd, BioProspect Ltd, Zeneca/ Syngenta KK Ltd Japan and Crop Care Australasia Ltd.
Selwyn is the former Chair of the Council of Rural Research and Development Corporations, Horticulture Australia Ltd, the Queensland Government’s Horticultural Development Committee, Indigo Ltd and a former Non-Executive Director of Plant Health Australia Limited and the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority Advisory Board.
Selwyn has held many directorships with ASX and not-for-profit companies. He has a Diploma in Agrochemicals, is a fellow of the Australian Institute of Management, and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.