Harry Debney

Non-Executive Director

Harry is one of the foremost authorities on horticulture practice in Australia, and is highly regarded throughout the industry, demonstrating a great passion for industry innovation and technology, backed up by considerable experience and knowledge in the development of produce varieties suitable for varying climates.

As CEO of Costa from 2010 until his retirement in March 2021, Harry oversaw the transition of the business from a privately owned company to its listing on the Australian Securities Exchange in July 2015. Prior to joining Costa, Harry spent 24 years at Visy Industries including the last eight in the role of CEO and is currently a non-executive director of Kogan.com Ltd.

Harry has a Bachelor of Applied Science degree (with Honours) majoring in Horticulture and was awarded the University of Queensland Gatton Gold Medal in 2001.