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Leadership Team


  • Ms Leah Borsboom
    Head of People Development
  • Professor Darren Kelly
    Director of Enterprise and Innovation



Finance and Risk Committee

The Finance and Risk Committee, which reports to the Board,  reviews the financial planning and management of the company, financial reporting and statutory compliance obligations, and oversees risk management, investments and commercialisation activities.

Nominations and Appointments Committee

The Nominations and Appointments Committee, which reports to the Board, was established in 2011. Its role is to consider and advise on succession planning and new appointments to the Board, senior researchers and senior management staff.

Research Committee

The Constitution requires the Company to have a Research Committee (RC) of no less than five members whose appointments are subject to approval by the Australian Taxation Office for the Company to maintain its status as an Approved Research Institute. The RC reports to the Board and has its own Charter.