Duncan Ferguson
Board Chair Director

Experience: Duncan brings over 15 years of experience in industry and commercially focussed research collaboration, investment, IP management, commercialisation and start-up boards. He is currently Commercialisation Manager, Agriculture and Food, Business Development and Commercial for the CSIRO.

Prior to joining CSIRO, he held commercialisation and business management roles in research and investment organisations including BSES Limited, Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries and Livestock Australia and Director of Commercialisation for Uniquest. He has managed technologies across animal and plant supply chains, including genetic and genomic tools, pest and disease control, breeding, automation and robotics, value-added food products, biopharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals

Belief: Collaboration and effective planning achieve mutually beneficial milestones and deliver results above and beyond expectations.