Our Team

Darshan Bhogal

Chief Executive Officer

Majik Tree was founded by Darshan Bhogal, who is dedicated to the cultivation of farmers, growers and the wine producers. Besides being CEO of the company, Mr.Bhogal holds a degree in Homeopathic Medicine (Natural Medicine) from Baba Farid University, Punjab and is extremely familiar with the Indo-Australian culture.

Before launching MajikTree, Mr.Bhogal ran his own restaurant and labor hire contracting business in Australia. He holds a diploma in Import and Export Methodology from International Career Institute of Sydney, which has been a great advantage and part of the inspiration for Mr. Bhogal to start Majik Tree.

Mr. Bhogal’s intense involvement with the Australian Fruit Industry for the past 10 years has made him well versed with the Australian fruit and food standard.

Ron Stanton

Director

Ron Stanton is a second generation stonefruit grower in the Swan Hill District. He has been involved in growing grapes, vegetables and stonefruits for past fifty years. Ron has visited India three times and sees great opportunities in selling directly to the large health conscious middle class.

Ron has been heavily involved in the community. He is a life member of the woorinen football netball club, a Rotarian and on the Board of the Local Learning and Employment Network. He has also been a member of Swan Hill SummerFruit.

Ron has a degree in Commerce from Melbourne University. He taught in a secondary school for twenty-one years and established an Interbational College in Swan Hill.

Patricia Stanton

Administration Officer

Patricia Stanton came to Swan Hill in 1975 to begin a teaching career. She has a Bachelor of Arts and Diploma Of Education from La Trobe University (Bundoora) as well as Certificate IV in Business Administration.

Patricia married into a farming family and has over forty years’ experience in administration and management. After teaching for fifteen years she took up a position as a Trainer/Administration Officer in a local employment business. Patricia works in administration for fengari, the family farm, as well as temporary administration work for other businesses.

Tori Ficarra

Quality Control Manager

Tori Ficarra is a second generation stonefruit grower in the Swan Hill District. Tori has also been heavily involved in inspection of fruit for export for a number of years.

He has a great deal of experience in a range of community organizations including the Woorinenn Football Club, The Central Murray Football League, Rotary and the Masons.