Professor Tony Peacock

CEO, Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Association

Tony Peacock is the CEO of the Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Association. The CRC Programme is approaching its 25th year of bringing together industry and academe to work together on applied research. Prior to his current role, Tony was CEO of two CRCs and one of Australia's peak Rural R&D Corporations. He is a Eureka Prize winner for science communication, a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company directors. He is a current Churchill Fellow, studying best practice science-industry interactions.