Our Executives

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Adrian Turner View profile


Adrian is the CEO of Data61, a CSIRO entity that is the largest data innovation group in Australia. He is a successful and influential Australian technology entrepreneur who has spent 18 years in Silicon Valley. He is also co-chair of the Australia Cyber Security Growth Network (ACSGN) and a member of the Board of Directors for the Australian eHealth Research Centre (AeHRC). Most recently he was Managing Director and Co-Founder of Borondi Group. Prior to this, Adrian was co-founder and CEO of smart phone and Internet of Things security company Mocana Corporation, had profit and loss responsibility for Philips Electronics connected devices infrastructure, and was Chairman of the Board for Australia’s expat network, Advance.org. Adrian was also author of the eBook BlueSky Mining, Building Australia’s Next Billion Dollar Industries.

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Liming Zhu View profile

Research Director, Software & Computational Systems

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Simon Barry View profile

Research Director, Analytics Research Program

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Simon Dunstall View profile

Research Director, Decision Sciences Program, Data61

+61 3 9545 8022
+61 417 330 231 (Mobile)


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Aruna Seneviratne View profile

Research Director, Cyber-Physical Systems Research Program

+61 2 9490 5553
+61 439 969 066 (Mobile)


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Bill Simpson-Young View profile

Director Engineering & Design

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Bob Williamson View profile

Chief Scientist

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Peter Leihn View profile

BD & Commercial Director

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Tim Wark View profile

Director - Product, Programs & Marketing

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Rajiv Cabraal View profile

Legal, Governance And IP Director, Data61

+61 3 9545 8223
+61 400 028 936 (Mobile)


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Anthea Roberts View profile

Talent Director, Data61

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Kate Powl View profile

Communication Manager

+61 2 9490 5562
+61 472 875 092 (Mobile)


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