Tom McNeillDirector at Green Pool Commodities
Tom McNeill is the Managing Director of Green Pool Commodity Specialists based in Brisbane
Australia. Tom has worked in commodities, particularly sugar and biofuels, for much of his career.
He was initially based in north Queensland with CSR Limited in grower relations, then moved into
raw sugar export marketing in Sydney. He worked at QSL in Brisbane from 1989 to 2002 in marketing
and logistics of bulk raw sugar, then in strategy and analysis.
Tom was Head of Analysis for a European brokerage and analytical firm from 2003 to 2011, and a
partner in that business. In early 2012, Tom then set up Green Pool Commodity Specialists, based in
Brisbane Australia, which now has a significant international client list in sugar, ethanol and
commodities. Tom is degree qualified in Agriculture and Economics (University of Queensland) and
holds a M. Sc. (Agricultural Economics) (University of Illinois, USA).