Our Executives

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.

Cecile Paris View profile

Data61 Chief Scientist

Liming Zhu View profile

Research Director, Software & Computational Systems

Sue Keay View profile

Research Director

Simon Barry View profile

Research Director, Analytics Research Program

Cheryl George View profile

Commercial Director

John Sukkar View profile

Research Director

Louise Coutts View profile

Executive Manager Finance -Data61

Karen O'Connor View profile

Director, National Digital Mission

Rajiv Cabraal View profile

Legal, Governance And IP Director, Data61

Kate Powl View profile

Communication Manager

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