Iain McLaughlin

Business Manager, Australian National University

Iain McLaughlin

Iain is ACCESS-NRI Business Manager. His work focuses on the business aspects of ACCESS-NRI, including business planning, reporting, finance, contracts with government and co-investing stakeholders, workforce planning, major project support and secretariat services to the ACCESS-NRI Board and committees. He is member of the ACCESS-NRI management team and contributes to the strategy development of ACCESS-NRI.

Iain’s favourite aspect of his work working with the ACCES-NRI team on the challenge of establishing ACCESS-NRI, taking it from a start-up position into a fully operational research base which enables researchers to develop complex modelling for the critical area of climate and weather research.

Iain holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management Studies from the University of Hertfordshire (1994) and he has many years of commercial business, management and management consultancy experience.

Outside work, Iain’s main passion is music. He is active in choirs and orchestras. When he was in the UK, he performed in several BBC Prom concerts, as well as TV and radio broadcasts, and commercial CD recordings. He also writes and he has just published a book of children’s stories. He likes to spend time making photographs, and he is a member at Brumbies rugby.



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