Professor Arun Sharma

Deputy Vice-chancellor (Research and Commercialisation), Queensland University of Technology

Arun Sharma is the Deputy Vice-chancellor (Research and Commercialisation) at the Queensland University of Technology. He has played a leadership role in development of national capability in information and communication technology. He co-founded National ICT Australia Limited and was the Head of the School of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of New South Wales.

He was a member of the inaugural Advisory Council of the Australian Research Council, a member of the Queensland Premier’s Smart State Council and the Premier’s Business Roundtable. He has also led the Australia India Business Council both at the state and national level.