Ian Hansen

Ian Hansen

Chief Executive Officer

Wesfarmers Chemicals, Energy & Fertilisers

Ian Hansen was appointed Managing Director of WesCEF in 2016. Prior to this, he was the Chief Operating Officer. Ian began his career at Wesfarmers flagship agricultural business, CSBP, as a Chemist, spending ten years in rural WA. His commercial acumen saw him offered the opportunity to lead CSBP’s joint venture - Australian Gold Reagents (AGR), and in 2001 he was appointed to his first executive role. 

For the next six years, he led CSBP's fertilisers and chemicals businesses before being offered the position of CSBP Managing Director in 2007. Ian is a Director of a number of Wesfarmers Group subsidiaries and joint ventures and is a Board member of Chemistry Australia and the International Fertilizer Association.      

Ian Hansen