Australian Advisory board
on Technology & Healthcare Competitiveness


US-Australia CTO Members


Mr Vince Di Pietro , Chief Executive, Lockheed Martin Australia

Mr Chad Evans, Executive Vice President, Council on Competitiveness

Dr Patricia Falcone, Deputy Director for Science and Technology, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Dr Klaus Hoehn, Senior Advisor, Innovation & Technology, Office of the Chairman, Deere & Company (and Co-Chair, Council on Competitiveness "Technology Leadership & Strategy Initiative")

Dr Keoki Jackson, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Lockheed Martin (and Co-Chair, Council on Competitiveness "Technology Leadership & Strategy Initiative")

DrAnthony Lindsay, Director of STELaRLab, Lockheed Martin Australia

Mr Tony Menn, Technical Assistant to the Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Lockheed Martin

Mr Rustom Mody, Former Vice President and Chief Engineer, Baker Hughes Inc. (and Council on Competitiveness Senior Fellow)

Mr Dan Rice, Vice President of Global Research & Development, Lockheed Martin

Mr Jay Rogers, CEO and Co-Founder, Local Motors

Ms Elle Shelley, Founder and CEO, Cobalt

Mr Rafael Toda, Business Development Lead, Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the Pacific, Local Motors

Mr Bogdan Vernescu, Vice Provost for Research, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

The Hon. Deborah L. Wince-Smith, President and CEO, Council on Competitiveness


Mr. Gary Bone, CEO Chesterfield

Mr Charles Kiefel AM, Chairman, The Principals Funds Management

Mr. Jonathan Freeman, Chief Technology Officer, Consolidated Food Company

Mr. Ian Harvison, Chief Technology Officer, Downer

Mr. Jan Janssen, Chief Technology Officer, Cochlear

Dr. Andre Luiten, IPAS Director - Chair of Experimental Physics, Institute for Photonics and Advanced Sensing University of Adelaide

Dr. Larry Marshall, Chief Executive CSIRO

Dr. Tanya Monro, Chief Defence Scientist, DST Group

Ms. Elizabeth O'Leary, Executive Director, Macquarie Bank

Dr. Ray Owen, Chief Technology Officer, NBN Co

Mr. Jonathan Price, Chief Transformation Officer, BHP

Mr. Anand Singh, Director of Operations, Hitachi

Ms. Marissa Takemoto Manager, Hitachi

Mr. Mark Thomas , Group Manager Procurement and Technology, Fortescue Metals Group Ltd

Mr. Matt Toll , CEO, Consolidated Food Company

Dr. Jane Wilson, Director  Sonic Healthcare Ltd.

Dr. Glen Wightwick, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Innovation and Enterprise), University of Technology Sydney